The American Civil War was a horrible time in the past, and it’s legacy and how people feel it should be remembered causes division today. Yes, it should be remembered, but not celebrated.
There has been much controversyand disagreement concerning efforts to remove certain images of the Confederacy from public places and entities.
Those who defend these images claim they are historic symbols, and they assert that those who want them removed don’t understand, know or appreciate history.
The problem with too many people who claim to be Christian is that they celebrate aspects of their culture, past and history that they should be ashamed of.
People quickly say, “You can’t erase history.” “You can’t erase the past”.
The truth is that EVERY culture and even family has aspect of their past that they should REMEMBER, but not celebrate and glorify.
We can remember the past without honoring, glorifying and…
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