Day: July 20, 2013

Coal boy

In the Jaintia Hills of northeast India, a young boy descends everyday into the ‘rathole’ coalmines. He works in these hard and dangerous conditions, so he can support his family.

Prophetic women

Commemoration of Sojourner Truth (1797-1883), Harriet Tubman (ca 1822-1913), Amelia Jenks Bloomer (1818-1894) and Elizabeth Cady Stanton (1850-1902), Pioneers and prophets Readings: Psalm 146 Wisdom 7:24-28 1 Peter 4:10-11 Luke 11:5-10 Religion without humanity is very poor stuff. — Sojourner Truth I freed a thousand slaves. I could have freed a thousand more if only […]