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Shannan Martin
Author of The Ministry of Ordinary Places & Falling Free. Neighbor in Goshen, IN. Hope is alive. Can you see it?
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Shannan Martin 8h
Strength for today and bright hope for tomorrow.
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Shannan Martin 9h
Need a shot of hope? ↙️
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Shannan Martin 9h
Replying to @elizabethesther
Praying. I've been there and it's scary. 💗
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Shannan Martin Jun 23
Replying to @MarlenaGraves
My kids return to school Aug 7! So yes, August is good. Or July! One of these days it'll happen. 💗
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Huckabeeter Parker Jun 22
When it comes to helping secure the freedom of migrant kids, probably difficult to overstate just how much more effective a donation to is than trying to convince your old high school prom date’s dad that detaining kids is bad over Facebook.
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Shannan Martin Jun 22
Walking around the pond tonight I saw the most stunningly diverse collection of people. There were braids, bonnets, turbans and fedoras. Folks chattering in Spanish, an Amish man speaking Dutch to two young boys,…
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Shannan Martin Jun 21
Replying to @MarlenaGraves
Praying now. Can't wait to meet in person to discuss further. 😀
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Shannan Martin Jun 20
It's getting harder to hope that "pro life" might one day include full support of banning the death penalty. This thread is heartbreaking.
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STOP Jun 20
Replying to @StopChicago
Young people in Chicago want the $20 million currently spent on placing police in schools put towards: -school nurses -social workers -extracurriculars - -keeping schools open -math teachers -mentorship programs -bilingual education -special ed AND MORE!!
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Shannan Martin Jun 20
Too real, too real. 😂. . (Thank you to goodandlovely & @tweeetpotatopie for passing this on to me. I AM KNOWN.)
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Shannan Martin Jun 19
Love the shirt!
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Shannan Martin Jun 19
Keep paying attention to who he believes and who he doesn't. Hint: It's always the most powerful white dude (or woman, if absolutely necessary) in the room.
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Jason Millwood Jun 18
Henri Nouwen’s Five lies of identity: 1) I am what I have. 2) I am what I do. 3) I am what other people say or think of me. 4) I am nothing more than my worst moment. 5) I am nothing less than my best moment.
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Shannan Martin Jun 17
See also: Cavanaugh
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Cory Martin Jun 17
Replying to @shannanwrites
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Shannan Martin Jun 17
Of course he did! (He posted a pic somewhere in the thread.) It was quite a moment to realize he, *one of the good ones* never even considered reading women authors. (Faints.) He's actively fixing it!
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Shannan Martin Jun 17
FYI, he read it, loved it, and took it inside the jail for a book club. 💗😍
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Karen González Jun 17
at the Festival of Faith & Writing last year there was a panel where they said that women read all authors equally but 90% of what men read is written by other men. So men, who are the women you're reading as you tear down the patriarchy?
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Shannan Martin Jun 17
Replying to @whatkathrynsaid
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Shannan Martin Jun 16
Replying to @therevpreston
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