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"Give me Gratitude or Give me Debt"

Each week, I usually share, with my congregation and on this blog, some of my own thoughts. This week, I'm doing something different, which is sharing a link to one of the most humorous, thought-provoking, and -- I think -- important blog essays I have read. 

It's the season of pledge campaigns and giving...thanks-giving. I can't think of a better way to say what needs to be said. So do yourself a favor and read that blog post. 

And enjoy wearing your new "perspecticles" ! 



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