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Mon Apr 23, 2018, 04:39 PM

Good news: Black networks farm-to-church movement brings fresh food to Baltimore

From the article:

Fast-forward three years, and that network includes 10 black churches, which he predicts will double this year as more congregations start gardens on their properties. And the food he once gave away is now sold by churches, with any profits from the farm produce sales going back into the network.


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https://religionnews.com/2018/04/20/black-networks-farm-to-church-movement-brings-fresh-food-to-baltimore/

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Reply Good news: Black networks farm-to-church movement brings fresh food to Baltimore (Original post)
guillaumeb Apr 2018 OP
JNelson6563 Apr 2018 #1
guillaumeb Apr 2018 #2
fierywoman Apr 2018 #3
guillaumeb Apr 2018 #4
fierywoman Apr 2018 #5
guillaumeb Apr 2018 #6
fierywoman Apr 2018 #7
guillaumeb Apr 2018 #8
fierywoman Apr 2018 #9
guillaumeb Apr 2018 #10
fierywoman Apr 2018 #11
guillaumeb Apr 2018 #12
trotsky Apr 2018 #13
guillaumeb Apr 2018 #14
trotsky Apr 2018 #15

Response to guillaumeb (Original post)

Mon Apr 23, 2018, 05:02 PM

1. This is a very good idea!

It is nice to see this project. Bravo!

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Response to JNelson6563 (Reply #1)

Mon Apr 23, 2018, 05:32 PM

2. Agreed.

Politics aside, it is a great idea.

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Response to guillaumeb (Original post)

Mon Apr 23, 2018, 07:22 PM

3. I love this.

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Response to fierywoman (Reply #3)

Mon Apr 23, 2018, 08:22 PM

4. I do also.

Acting as well as speaking out about the issues.

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Response to guillaumeb (Reply #4)

Mon Apr 23, 2018, 08:50 PM

5. To me it's a version of "You are the change you've been waiting for."

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Response to fierywoman (Reply #5)

Mon Apr 23, 2018, 08:53 PM

6. And not simply preaching, but following the example by feeding the hungry.

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Response to guillaumeb (Reply #6)

Mon Apr 23, 2018, 09:28 PM

7. Real Christians, in other words!

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Response to fierywoman (Reply #7)

Mon Apr 23, 2018, 09:30 PM

8. I agree with their way of living out their faith.

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Response to guillaumeb (Reply #8)

Mon Apr 23, 2018, 09:33 PM

9. If only the Evangelicals would follow their lead.

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Response to fierywoman (Reply #9)

Tue Apr 24, 2018, 09:58 AM

10. The prosperity Gospel is one factor, in my opinion.

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Response to guillaumeb (Reply #10)

Tue Apr 24, 2018, 11:07 AM

11. "prosperity gospel" -- I hadn't heard this term before so I googled it.

It sounds like the law of attraction but with Jesus behind it instead of "source energy."

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Response to fierywoman (Reply #11)

Tue Apr 24, 2018, 04:20 PM

12. It certainly makes rich people feel good about their riches.

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Response to guillaumeb (Reply #12)

Wed Apr 25, 2018, 07:47 AM

13. But if it works for them, who are you to criticize, right?

That is a consequence of statements you've made.

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Response to trotsky (Reply #13)

Thu Apr 26, 2018, 06:32 PM

14. I disagree with their position.

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Response to guillaumeb (Reply #14)

Fri Apr 27, 2018, 07:58 AM

15. Yet their religious belief is just as valid as yours. n/t

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