What veterans’ poems can teach us about healing on Memorial Day

Memorial Day may have “official” roots honoring Union dead, but veteran poets of recent wars have found ways to honor all those who have died in battle.

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Prayer, Praise, and Prostitutes

What I couldn’t wrap my mind around, God wrapped around my heart. A mission trip to the other side of the world made a world of difference inside of me.

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COBA Dancers: Passion through Performance, Education, and Research

The Toronto-based Collective of Black Artists (COBA) has been working to introduce audiences to African and Caribbean dances for 25 years. Keeping stories alive through dance and drumming provides connection and memory for the things we leave behind either by choice or urgency.

‘Bloody Sunday’ altered history of a horrified nation

  The images of that day in 1965 were quickly seared into the American consciousness: helmeted Alabama state troopers and mounted sheriff’s possemen beating peaceful civil rights marchers in Selma, Ala., as clouds of tear gas wafted around the Edmund Pettus Bridge. On...

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Urban Faith features 13 relevant Biblical lessons presented in a contemporary magazine-style format.