A Personal Reflection on Last Week’s Supreme Court Decision

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I shared some thoughts last Sunday about where we ought to go as Christ followers in light of Friday’s decision. The Supreme Court ruled in favor of Same-sex Marriage; this was […]

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    A Personal Reflection on Last Week’s Supreme Court Decision

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