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Author: Janet Nash

Love is our Doctrine. Service is our prayer. Justice is our calling.

In the Meantime,

Cinco de Mayo makes me uneasy.  It came into existence to honor a community within the US and is more popular in America than in Mexico.  In recent years the Mexican community has been critical of folks dressing up in so-called Mexican clothes and drinking cerveza and tequila the way we down Guinness and Jameson…
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In the Meantime,

I should tell you about my work week, the stuff that happens between Sundays.   This one is busier than usual but we hold a (virtual) staff meeting every Monday, followed by a worship planning meeting.  This week I also met with the chair of the LDC on Monday to bring me up to date on…
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In the Meantime,

It was a gimmick, but sometimes they work!  I offered a free mask with the VUU logo for those who raised their pledge by $10 a month over last year.  Over 100 folks did so and now they are here.  (We have a few extras, by the way.  Feel free to ask.  Price?  We’ll talk.) …
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In the Meantime,

April 15 is tax day, right?  We all hate it, even if we get a refund.  And all that work!  Hating taxes is an American tradition, of course.  Gideon Tucker, a mid 19th century lawyer, famously said, “No man’s life, liberty or property are safe while the Legislature is in session.”  This was back before…
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