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Oct
20

The difference politics can’t make

vote-canadaIn about 5 minutes the polls will close on the 42nd Canadian Election. As I watch the news to see the updates of polls already closed, I am anticipating the social media posts of both joy and disgust at what is about to unfold in this great country.

I have a deep appreciation for politics. While I believe in the separation of Church and State, I believe the Church should be politically thoughtful. Politics informs policies, which affect people, and people matter to God. And I believe that political parties are trying to address the same problem that the church is, but don’t use the same word to express it. (more…)

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Oct
20

Good advice from 1774 is still good advice today

Other than Jesus, few people influence my faith and life like John Wesley. His wisdom from almost 250 years ago is still true today. Social media would be a very different place around the election if we followed these 3 simple ideas.

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