You have heard it said, “Words don’t matter. Locker room words. Political words. Loud words. Behind-closed-door words.” But I tell you: Words matter. Words of belonging matter: “I will be their God, and they shall be my people.” (Jeremiah 31:33) Words of naming matter: “You shall be called Israel, because you have striven with God […]

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