Facing Individualism and Fear With Collectivism and Love

Dec. 4, 2017. By Senior Minister Rev. David A. Miller. While my first degree is in political science, I am no tax expert. And granted, there are smarter people in this world analyzing today’s political situations. But here is what I am observing about the tax bill passed by the Senate early Saturday morning: This is a battle of rampant individualism versus communitarianism. The tax plan is in part a method of stripping away the economic support of collectivism and further eroding the belief that government can help lift up all of us. It will be used in the future to sanctify program cuts that have tried to address systemic […]

SCOV Adventures in Learning open house/registration

Shepherd’s Center of Oakton-Vienna. Thu., Sep. 20, 10 a.m.-12 p.m., Prog. Bldg. Light refreshments provided by Sunrise Assisted Living. Classes run Sep. 27-Nov. 15. More information here. Stop by the open house and see what’s in store for the Shepherd’s Center’s fall semester of Adventures in Learning. Class details coming soon.