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Letter from the Rev. Dr. James Moyer about Reaction to Recent City Invocation


Last updated 1/10/2021 at 11:33am

Rev. Dr. James Moyer

Theologian John Wesley is attributed with once saying that "Christ came to comfort the afflicted and to afflict the comfortable." After witnessing the actions of several local "Christian" leaders, I believe Rev. Wesley's words proved, unfortunately, to be true of those "comfortable" religious leaders that felt compelled to speak out during the Lake Wales City Commissioners meeting, Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020.

Controversy had been generated after a person, personally identified as an atheist, asked to provide the invocation for the Tuesday night proceedings. As a result of the concern, a number o...

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Reader Comments(2)

sandyoseas writes:

Thank you, Dr. Moyer. Your comments certainly reflect what the real teachings of Jesus have tried to impart to the world. God is Love.

tinapeak writes:

Thank you Dr. Moyer. I appreciate your wisdom and thoughts.


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