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Amber Mann Riggs

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    A Hard Time to Love

    It’s a hard time to be patient. With social distancing. With our families. With our Amazon orders. It’s a hard time to not be easily angered. By our government. By friends…

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    The Problem With Conspiracy Theories

    Conspiracy theories speckle my newsfeeds. After all, the powerful alliances that call the shots in this world have not been short on giving us reasons to distrust them. But God’s words…

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    The Effect of Patience

    We aren’t a patient people. We are an order-anything-from-Amazon-and-have-it-delivered-on-our-doorstep-in-two-days people. A fly-across-the-country-in-hours people. A send-someone-a-message-instantly-and-wait-moments-for-their-reply-before-wondering-if-something-is-wrong people. We get frustrated when the people who are supposed to fix it don’t fix it…

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    A Worship Director’s Quarantine Ballad

    I’m leading worship from my home. My pastor is preaching from his home. We stream our feebleness in solidarity with a church community that is, yes, at home. It isn’t polished,…

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    Countering Coronavirus Like Children

    I could faintly hear my 10 year old talking about Jesus as I walked down the hallway to my bed tonight. And then a chorus of voices stopped me in my…