“So where is God when the terrorists do their work? God is there, holding us and sustaining us. God is in the pain the victims are suffering, and the healing that will go on." Trinity’s Rev. Samuel T. Lloyd III
"This is My commandment, that you love one another, just as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, that one lay down his life for friends." John 15:12-13
Forgiveness is central to our humanity. "You shall love your neighbor as yourself." Breaking down divisions of hate and fear, acts of reconciliation, will keep the human spirit alive.
Rosa Parks (February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005)
Rosa Parks's refusal to relinquish her seat to a white man on an Alabama bus helped touch off the civil rights movement of the 1950's and 1960's. New York Times
President Barack Obama will share Inauguration spotlight with Martin Luther King, Jr., whose moral crusade in the 60's changed Jim Crow laws.
Martin Luther King, Jr. was born January 15, 1929 in Atlanta Georgia. King, both a Baptist minister and civil-rights activist, had a seismic impact on race relations in the United States, beginning in the mid-1950s.
Constantly bearing in mind your work of faith and labor of love and steadfastness of hope celebrated through your life in God's love.