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The Man in the Mirror

June 16, 2011


Raynard Jackson


The church used to be the mirror that society looked into to see its reflection.  But, now the church has become the reflection that mirrors society.


Unfortunately, the church seems to have lost its way and can no longer be counted on to provide light in a dark world. 


Last month, embattled preacher Eddie Long made an out of court settlement of the sexual charges made against him by 4 teenage parishioners.  The settlement is reported to have been for $ 15 million (t

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