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Forming Identity – Rick Santorum, Twitter, and Immigration

Rick Santorum, former Republican Senator from Pennsylvania, appeared on CNN’s “The Messy Truth with Van Jones” yesterday. The show is a town hall style debate with Van Jones moderating. In the audience was a Dreamer, an undocumented immigrant since childhood, named Elizabeth Vilchis. Elizabeth came to the US from Mexico with her parents when she was seven years old.

Conning Racism: Reflections on “The Black Slot”

"If you pander to racists, are you a racist?" "If you fall in love with a liar, is the love true or false?" How do we deal with issues of denial and self-deception, especially if we don't know or can't admit that we are deceived? Suzanne Ross explore these questions in the post-show discussion for "The Black Slot" at AstonRep Theater on September 18th.

The Naked Mole Rat Foundation

We chose the raven for a symbol because it is a scapegoat -- a harmless bird still associated with evil. But ravens aren't the best scapegoats; many people think they're cool! So we've found an animal so off-putting that it makes everyone recoil. Therefore, we are transitioning to "The Naked Mole Rat Foundation."

True Nature

What is the shape of our true nature, our authentic identity in Christ? Guest author Dave Hernandez unpacks some of the "Fruits of the Spirit" Paul lists in Galatians to help us understand how to live into our most genuine selves.