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Congress passed three major bills in March and two of those impact businesses, churches and not for profits.  Here is what you need to know to take legal steps to support your business, church or not for profit. The Families First Coronavirus Response Act The Act passed on March 18 and went into effect on…

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We have been exploring Christmas Classics for justice lessons.  We looked at Miracle on 34th Street, The Santa Clause, A Christmas Carol and The Nativity.  Here I resurrect a post on my favorite movie – It’s a Wonderful Life and lessons from the key character, George Bailey. It’s a Wonderful life The movie is fundamentally…

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by Bruce Strom President Reagan famously said, “We declared a war on poverty, and poverty won.”  The problem is we waged the war with the wrong tools.  Welfare did not work.  When President Clinton dismantled welfare he recognized it failed to support four key American values – autonomy of the individual, virtue of work, primacy…

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by Bruce Strom I grew up in Sunday School and I always thought of Luke 10’s Good Samaritan Story as a nice kids story.  Man was I wrong.  Let me share three quick insights that forever changed my view of the Good Samaritan. 1.  The challenge. As a kid I glossed over the lawyer’s question…

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by Bruce Strom This Monday we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. day.  We are right to honor a man who demonstrated that greater love has no man than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.  Dr. King bore no hate toward anyone.  He looked not to his own interest but to…

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