Jim's Peacemaking Newsletter
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Here is an especially good inspiring talk pertaining to July 4th the pledge of allegience. .
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--> Off to Colombia : 2010 Annual Report April 10, 2010 Dear friends, I fly to Bogotá on April 20 th for two months where I will set up interviews for Paul Alexander for his book on Christians that are working for peace and justice. I will also be sharing with Mennonite Brethren congregations in Colombia to encourage them in their peacemaking in the midst of the war. This year I began sharing on a subway platform. I give out 20 - 30 pieces of literature an hour. I encourage people to pray and let their government representatives know their concerns about war. I tell them how we’ve reduced suffering in Colombia by reducing U.S. military aid. With youth, I share important questions to think about before they enlist in the military. I plan to continue this sharing when I’m home in Chicago . See my live video subway sharing at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X1lgdHD_zz0 on my website. --> ‘‘That Jim is able to make a commitment to