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Sunday, September 18, 2016

A sermon preached by
Rev. Ginger E. Gaines-Cirelli at Foundry United Methodist Church, September 18,

Psalm 27                                                                  


Palestinian-American Poet Naomi
Shihab Nye tells this story of an encounter with a Middle Eastern mother and
child:  “The little girl at the airport
gate in Cincinnati had a tuft of vivid pink ponytail sticking straight up out
of her brown-haired head.  I wondered how
hard she had to beg to get her mother to do that.  She was about five, wearing a lacy white
party dress.  When we boarded the plane
she turned up sitting right in front of me. 
She poked her cute little face throug [...]