DO WE DARE ASK?

Back in the 1970’s “All in the Family” was the leading situation comedy in the nation.  The program flourished in the wake of the civil rights movement. You can still see reruns on television.  Archie Bunker was its main protagonist and America laughed at all of his flaws, his narrow-mindedness, and arrogance.  We laughed at his irrational logic and America laughed and cried at the man’s bigotry. Archie Bunker had created his own reality, created in his image.

LET THERE BE PEACE!

It was the Sunday before Christmas and a precocious four-year-old boy, attending Sunday school class, told his teacher, “There are some poor kids next to us who have no daddy, no toys and no aunt Jane.”  The young Sunday school teacher felt that she had identified a teachable moment. She seized the opportunity and asked … Continue reading LET THERE BE PEACE!