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Is Gun Violence in our Cities Inevitable or Can We Reduce Them?

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Whenever we were struggling at school or work, my pastor/father would motivate or infuriate us with a familiar slogan:

God helps those who help themselves.

I’m not sure we are doing enough to reduce gun violence.




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Verbieann Hardy

Verbieann Hardy

Trying hard to be a Jesus follower. I write about life, spirituality, and relationships as I age with grateful grit. More about me at

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