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As religious and civic leaders, we need to help our local hospitals and health care professionals care for the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. What you do may seem small to you, but it will be significant. […] Read More

As we find ourselves in perilous times, we also find ourselves seeking hope. As Holy Week quickly approaches, good faith people can connect with the Jesus story more this year than any before. Look for the helpers – then and now. […] Read More

The COVID-19 virus is straining health systems around the world, raising questions and forcing decisions regarding how best to care for those who are sick. Faith leaders must ensure vulnerable groups are not overlooked in the process. […] Read More

As the COVID-19 virus rages across the globe, some Christians flaunt the threat to public health, believing they will be spared when they assemble. But Jesus was crystal-clear: Don’t put God to the test. […] Read More

Your world is spinning out of control. Massive changes, shutdowns, chaos and fear increase your insecurity. Life may not return to normal, but you can strengthen your mental health so you can get close enough to get by. […] Read More

As a Texas politician proposed elders sacrifice themselves to stave off an economic collapse, his words expose a pervasive idolatry of our world: elevating money over the lives of people. Instead, let’s heed the words of Oscar Romero. […] Read More

With moneyed corporate interests seeking an opportunity to cash in on a federal government economic relief package, let’s remember what we can do to benefit the common good and the average citizen. Here are 4 ideas. […] Read More

In this Lenten season, as humanity faces a global pandemic, we are witnessing a timeless human paradigm of response to crisis, moving from self-centered ‘I’ thinking and believing to a more community-centered ‘we’ perspective. […] Read More

Darkness descended upon the world as the COVID-19 virus reached a pandemic state. In hard-hit Italy, however, people joined their voices to sing songs of solidarity, finding community and faith. In the US, we are finding our song. […] Read More

COVID-19 has caused our anxiety to grow, but now is not the time to seek cover and hide. Without downplaying the significance of the virus or disregarding public health guidelines, here are three ways to keep your anxiety at bay. […] Read More