Angela Glover Blackwell believes in Detroit's future, and she has a vision for how to get there. Failure is not an option.
[Editor's Note: In the current issue of Sojourners magazine, http://www.sojo.net/index.cfm?action=magazine.article&issue=soj1009&arti...
Like many Christ-followers in the United States, I have participated in my fair share of mission trips to the Caribbean and Central and South America over the past few decades.
The Houma Tribe, located in southern Louisiana, has had more than their fair share of trials and obstacles over the last 100 years. The oil spill may be the final straw.
It's one thing to go to the "Holy Land" and see where Jesus worked and walked in the past.