America, how are your children doing?

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And the King will say, ‘I tell you the truth, when you did it to one of the least of these my brothers and sisters, you were doing it to me!’

Matthew 25:40

More than likely you have heard the African proverb that says, “It takes a village to raise a child,” in which this is and has been true for both African culture and even African American culture as a way of life. The Masai tribe from Kenya bring life to this proverb by the way they greet one another. Every time a Masai see one another they greet each other with this statement, “Kasserian Ingera,” which means, “How are the children?”. So before a conversation about family, money, work, health or any other thing, the Masai teach us that if we ask about the least of these in our village first, we have prioritized our focus. From here, the rest of the village will be great–as long as those who are…

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