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America's Wannabe Caesar
Trump’s daily press briefings resemble the kind of public idolatry that ancient Caesars engaged in.
In this Kairos Time, Will We Embody Church?
The church is called to meet Jesus in the streets with the homeless — for in a time when people are called to shelter in place they have no place to go. The church must also meet Jesus in places like Flint, Mich. where poor people who are already suffering from respiratory conditions related to contaminated water are amongst those at highest risk.
Plagues Expose the Foundations of Injustice
Before a plague, God always sends prophets, often sick and impoverished themselves, to tell the powerful to reject wickedness.
Fifty Years After the Poor People’s Campaign, Another Call for Moral Revival
Just like poverty stunted the lives of the people of Jesus’ day, poverty hampers, circumscribes the lives of millions of God’s children in our day. 1 in 2 people living in the United States are poor or low-income; 43 percent of US children live in families that struggle to feed, clothe, and house them. There are 28 million people without health care, 65 million workers who get paid too little to sustain themselves and their families, and a record 14 million (1 in 9) U.S. homes are vacant. 3.5 million people experience homelessness each year and 39 percent of them are children.