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Faith and Religion
August 3, 2020
Hauser: 2020 offers chance to access hope
My grandma lived in a very small, old house. The basement was a dirt floor with plywood, and some concrete walls. My grandma did not keep anything...
August 3, 2020 - 9:00am
Salonen: Statue revenge: Do we risk erasing the good?
A Marian statue in the Queens-Brooklyn area of New York was marked recently in thick, black spray-painting with one word: “Idol.” A friend...
August 3, 2020 - 6:00am
July 27, 2020
Hauser: Developing the right grip, a closer relationship with God
To successfully swing a baseball bat, tennis racket or golf club you must develop the right grip. If your grip is wrong you will have a difficult...
July 27, 2020 - 9:00am
July 20, 2020
Hauser: In difficult times, stick to the fundamentals
We are living in highly disruptive and difficult times. For most of us, everyday life is very different than five months ago. We hoped things...
July 20, 2020 - 9:00am
Salonen: 'Check your privilege' meme prompts pause
“Check your privilege” has been surfacing a lot lately, especially in conversations on racial inequality. It’s prompted me to probe the...
July 20, 2020 - 6:00am
July 13, 2020
Hauser: Overcoming anger and fear, by asking for help
There are two basic emotions everyone struggles with: anger and fear. Often the person who struggles with anger struggles much less with fear....
July 13, 2020 - 6:00am
July 11, 2020
Shaw: The crisis at our border continues
They traveled, they witnessed, they listened and they cried. Just before the coronavirus outbreak, a group of 12 people from throughout North...
July 11, 2020 - 2:00pm
July 6, 2020
Hauser: Random reflections filled with reservations and remembrances
Here are some random thoughts on this 2020 Fourth of July weekend.
July 6, 2020 - 8:00am
Salonen: Could defying ‘Gotcha!’ culture be helpful?
FARGO — I’ve been working on a story about racism and how local faithful are responding to the topic. I’m very encouraged by the conversations...
July 6, 2020 - 6:00am
June 29, 2020
Salonen: Breathing in blossoms points to heaven, God
FARGO — I don’t know what heaven will smell like, but I’ve imagined it scented like the crabapple blossoms and white lilacs that filled...
June 29, 2020 - 6:00am
June 22, 2020
Hauser: Our response
For the last 22 years I enjoyed my time leading a consultant engineering department and a local church. I enjoyed those opportunities to be in...
June 22, 2020 - 8:00am
June 15, 2020
Hauser: What direction are your eyes taking you?
There is a beautiful statement that has brought me great strength and hope recently. It is found in the Old Testament of the Bible in 2 Chronicles...
June 15, 2020 - 9:00am
Salonen: ‘Justice’ that tramples on another isn’t just
“But where sin increased, grace increased all the more.” (Romans 5:20) To those who love God and have been grieved by the tumult that has...
June 15, 2020 - 6:00am
June 8, 2020
Hauser: Reflections on my last night
I am writing this column before heading to bed on my final night as a resident of Fargo-Moorhead. Twenty years ago, we moved here carrying an...
June 8, 2020 - 8:00am
June 1, 2020
Hauser: Forgiveness is my only opportunity
FARGO — Forgiveness does not change the past. Forgiveness enlarges the future. Resentment chains us to the past. Forgiveness brings us freedom...
June 1, 2020 - 8:00am