I am the direct beneficiary of slavery. Where do I go with that? Guilt. Denial. Tears. Anger.
From the Minister
I’m just about a month from turning 70, or, as I now like to think of it, the last stage of being middle-aged. The blessings of good health and the privilege of serving as your minister help me sustain this perspective.
We recently celebrated the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. who would now be 91 if he hadn’t been murdered in 1968. I concede that 91 is old, although I reserve the right to reconsider if I somehow make it to 90! I’m mindful of the story of the Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., then a sharp 91 year-old… Read More about “From the Minister”…