Monthly Archives: December 2010

Men often hate each other because they fear each other; they fear each other because they don’t know each ot her; they don’t know each other because they can not communicate; they can not communicate because they are separated. —MLK

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2010 Census info in

U.S. Population at 308.8M, up 9% from 2000. Louisiana population up slightly from the 2000 census (1.4% to 4.533M). Texas population up 20.6% to 25M (growing twice as fast as the nation). This means 4 new congressional districts and hence … Continue reading

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Jan 3 deadline

Gulf Coast Colleagues, The deadline for the hotel discount at Theological Conference is close; January 3. Register now: http://gulfcoastsynod.org/Theologicalconference2011.html

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Victims of New Orleans fire were sheltering in a death trap: An editorial

Editorial page staff, The Times-Picayune Posted: 12/29/2010 6:24 AM The fire that killed eight young peoplewho were squatting in an abandoned 9th Ward building early Tuesday morning shows that blight and homelessness are ills that can turn deadly. Two people … Continue reading

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Organ Vespers, Sunday, January 2 at 6:00 p.m.

Organ Vespers: Pavel Kohout Sunday, January 2 • 6:00 p.m. Pavel Kohout (Prague, Czech Republic) will play works by Bach, Buxtehude, Pachelbel, and 18th century Czech composer Joseph Seger. The Vespers will be held at Christ the King Lutheran Church, … Continue reading

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From our missionary in the Central African Rebublic

Christmas in Yaoundé (where I live for most of the year) is pretty much the same as Christmas in any big city: about two or three weeks before the twenty-fifth, everyone goes nuts. The roads become so trafficked and immobile, … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas from the Gulf Coast Synod Staff

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