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Carolyn Winfrey Gillette

Blog Posts by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette

Posted by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette 4 days 7 hours ago
“Is It Lawful to Pay Taxes?”  “Is it lawful to pay taxes when they prop up Caesar’s rule?”  So some people asked of Jesus, wanting him to seem a fool.  Saying “no” would be...
Posted by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette 3 weeks 4 days ago
A Hymn for This SundayThis hymn by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette asks the question what does it mean to be a Christian, a church? Whom do we serve? How shall we respond to those in need? It is based on...
Posted by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette 13 weeks 6 days ago
This new hymn is inspired by the crisis in Central America that has caused over 70,000 children to take the dangerous journey to the United States in recent months. Carolyn Winfrey Gillette has led...
Posted by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette 20 weeks 4 days ago
Author's Note: This hymn is written with gratitude for foster parents, social workers, and others who do seek to do their best for abused and neglected children and youth. It is written as a prayer...
Posted by Carolyn Winfrey Gillette 23 weeks 11 hours ago
Jesus' teaching to his followers in John 14:6 is a challenging one in our world filled with people of diverse faiths: "Jesus said to him, "I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to...