Ferguson, Eric Garner, & Us.

By Matt Dawson


If you’ve watched the news or any kind of TV in recent weeks, you’ve undoubtably heard and seen the racial tension that’s currently rising throughout America.

I wanted to share some thoughts that border on the topic of this tension in Ferguson, New York and other places in our country specifically over the past several weeks.

My aim is not to provide my opinion or tell you what you need to think.

The last thing we need is another opinion on racism, court verdicts, and unjust police actions.  There are so many truths floating in a sea of opinions over this, that I think sharing my own will only muddy the waters more. I do, however, want to share what the events over the past several weeks have pointed me to in my personal time with God. 

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