Turkey Day

“As a follower of Jesus Christ, I am called to manifest the reign of God in every area of my life. Since torturing animals is not consistent with the reign of God, I feel I cannot help fund an institution that does this.”  Greg Boyd.

Pastor Boyd says very plainly something I’ve been trying to say (less well) on this blog for years.   As we prepare for Thanksgiving, I hope we will pause and think about what goes on behind the curtain to make our feast possible.  Here is the article from which the quote was taken:  http://global.christianpost.com/news/christians-argue-buying-factory-farm-turkeys-goes-against-gods-will-61724/

And here is a more encouraging one which I also recommend:  http://www.faithandleadership.com/content/monks-mushrooms-and-the-sacramental-nature-everyday-eating

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