Let Freedom Ring

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It wasn’t July 4th.  No one was decked out in stars and stripes or eating apple pie. The Star Spangled Banner wasn’t ringing in anyone’s ears and most likely no one was giving small children sticks of explosive fire to carry around. But it was Independence Day. It was a day to celebrate the breaking free from imperialism in Southeast …

Leaning into Faith: Anna’s Story

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Oh, August. The warm ending of a busy summer. The anticipation of a coming autumn. August is the month all children either dread or welcome with open arms; children either are sad to be returning to school, and others are bursting with excitement to begin a new grade. As a student teacher, I often re-examine my reason for choosing such …