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PERSPECTIVES: A Place of Belonging

PERSPECTIVES: A Place of Belonging
By Laura Sugg We became a part of Centenary United Methodist Church (Centenary) because of their acceptance of all, but also the acceptance and welcoming of my child and brother, who both have disabilities. What made me want to be a part of this church was their inclusion of all backgrounds,...

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PERSPECTIVES: The Path of Spiritual Advocacy

PERSPECTIVES: The Path of Spiritual Advocacy
By Teresa Heard The church has always been a haven for my husband and me since we were children. It has been a place where I felt I was a part of something spiritually and socially. My mother was an advocate to find me a spiritual home. So, now as a parent, this was a journey I never thought...

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STRAIGHT TALK: Medicaid Matters

STRAIGHT TALK: Medicaid Matters
By Parker Glick “Medicaid Matters!” “Would you rather go to jail, than die in a nursing home?” “No Cuts! No Caps!” These statements were just some of the many chants that were commonly used to encourage legislators and their respective voters to not repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) this...

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