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Voting: Right and Responsibility

This year’s election has been quite the spectacle. So how does a person figure it all out and know what to do? It may be tempting to

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just abstain and not darken the door of your local polling place in protest, but don’t do that. We have a right and a responsibility to vote that cannot be ignored. You may  not like either candidate, but remember, this is not a personality contest, this is an election with far reaching consequences. We need to look at the values espoused by the candidates not just the candidates themselves. It is important that we “put our money where our mouth is” so to speak and vote according to which set of values lines up with what we profess to believe. Click on the arrow to listen to this week’s message by Pastor Marlan for more about this important issue.

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