This week many of you heard the story of Sam.* Sam was a 21-year-old young man from a hard-working family. Over the course of several weeks in July he experienced extreme stomach pains.
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"Has he been pre-authorized? Because if the test hasn't been, it may not be covered and you may be caught with the bill as my husband and I learned." Her jagged words hit me like a political ad.
As a nation, we are engaged in making decisions about our health care that will impact our families and communities for generations to come.
Jim Wallis and other faith leaders from across America kicked off "40 Days for Health Reform"
I have said that one important moral principle for the health-care debate is truth-telling.
If anyone still doesn't believe in global warming, come to Glacier National Park. My wife Karin and I just spent two days of our vacation here.
In recent days, it seems that the Religious Right is trying everything they can to derail the health-care reform our country so desperately needs.