1. The Gospel According to Hamilton, Part I: The World Turned Upside Down

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    January 24, 2017 by Drew


    After a long time the king of Egypt died. The Israelites groaned under their slavery, and cried out. Out of …
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  2. Why did I show up at the Police Union?


    July 21, 2016 by Drew

    Bob LaValle speaks with 1st VP John Evans. Photo credit: Eve Shippens

    LINK TO VIDEO LINK TO PRESS RELEASE Nice Title. So why did you? Because people of color and #BlackLivesMatter asked …
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  3. The magic formula of a naked bike ride


    July 10, 2016 by Drew

    I won’t bury the lead. The formula is: Vulnerability + Solidarity + Safety = Joy First, a few caveats. Then …
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  4. Turn Right to Go Left?

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    June 6, 2013 by Drew

    Source: http://www.flickr.com/photos/lobsterboy1980/3864367280/sizes/m/in/photostream/

    Maybe, just maybe, Obama is being intentionally scandalous. Maybe, sometime around the time he was unable to get a single …
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  5. Interview with an Atheist


    March 20, 2013 by Drew


    May 5 has been declared, “Interview an Athiest Sunday,” and I plan on participating, with Lafayette Ave. Presbyterian Church.  You …
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  6. Good Friday Together?


    February 26, 2013 by Drew

    You’ll get my opinion as soon as I sort it out.  But I want to hear from you all. Christians: …
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  7. Four Reasons for Pastors to Pass on Pay


    February 25, 2013 by Drew

    Image is not to scale.  For most pastors, the stack of money is much smaller

    I am a pastor, and I get paid for it. I count it an INCREDIBLE blessing to have a job …
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  8. Guns for Good Neighbors

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    February 6, 2013 by Drew


    If I could only pass one gun law (a “magic bullet” if you will) it would be to require anybody …
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  9. Do you need an Audi?


    February 5, 2013 by Drew

    Lessons learned from Superbowl advertising. If you can’t get a date, but lack the confidence to sexually assault somebody, an …
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  10. Fighting for Freedom

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    February 2, 2013 by Drew


    America loves to fight for freedom. We love to shout, “Freedom!” with Mel Gibson in Braveheart and at least half …
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