Several years ago, I spent several hours/week doing research (and meeting with other pastors) about pastoral health and vitality for my denomination.
Just peace theory holds that peace can only come when the basic needs of people are met. This need includes health care.
Sometimes a picture really is worth a thousand words.
Our British cousins have come up with an economic policy that could not be more different from what we Americans have been doing for decades. I rather like it.
The other night as I rode my bike up Massachusetts Ave. with my friend Jeehye, we came upon a man who was about to jump off a bridge.
Editor's note: Recently, 10,000 Haitians marched in protest of hybrid seed which Monsanto had donated to the country
About 25 years ago, the pastor of a relatively poor congregation had an accident and racked up a huge medical bill in the hospital.
There are long stories and short stories. Stories that people in a hundred years will be talking about, and stories that will fade in a few months.
Our sins are hidden in our sanitation. Last week on the New York subway, I read an article about the connection between sanitation and self-deception.