Thanksgiving Day – Canada 2013

In Canada this weekend, there’s no shortage of Thanksgiving messages circulating on FaceBook or Twitter or in every media newscast, newspaper, blog, or what have you.
But there is, it seems to me, a particular challenge for mainline and progressive people of faith in expressing our thankfulness.

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It’s Not About the Rules!

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When we recognize that we are “one with Christ” we don’t need doctrine or dogma to force us to act with compassion and love for the world. When we recognize the agapé relationship that is the Message of the Christ, it’s impossible for us to act in any other way.

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