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Interracial Marriages

The question to be answered in this News treats a matter of Christian ethics. While it is true that Scripture does not speak directly to all issues that arise in our life’s calling, it does lay down principles that can and must serve as our guide to walk in a way pleasing to God. The […]

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I Have a Dream…of Charity and Love Above All Else

In the eyes of the world there is nothing worse than being labeled as a racist person. To the world, being racist means being ignorant, not understanding that all human life, regardless of skin color, is precious. Racism is slowly becoming the fad of yesterday. And it’s simply because after thousands of years of racism […]

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Unknown

As reported in the Grand Rapids Press, Dr. Henry Holstege, professor of sociology at Calvin College, told the fall assembly of the Grand Rapids Council of Churches that we could expect a racial war within the next five years if conditions do not change. He cited several reasons for this, among them the constant discrimination […]

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The Segregation Issue

We, as the Young People’s Society of Edgerton, discussed the subject, “What Place has Segregation and Integration in the Christian’s Life?” We approached the subject with the four following questions: What is segregation and integration? Why do we have it? Is it right? Is there any solution? Segregation is the separation of the three basic […]

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Another Civil War?

No doubt all will remember that in the not-too-distant past, the United States Supreme Court made a unique decision, a decision that greatly affected the South. This decision, which stirred up waves of southern protest, forbade segregated public schools, that is, separate schools for white and Negro children. To most southern Negroes, this meant that […]

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Racial Unity

During the past year and especially in recent months, we have heard and read much in regard to the question of rights and treatment of certain racial groups. On the international scene this has found expression in such areas as south Africa and Indo-China in the Far East where these racial groups have been fighting […]

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