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By Annette Buchanan
In the wake of the recent overt racist actions by hate groups in Charlottesville, Virginia and other continued acts of injustice, the Church is obligated to live out its mission by speaking and acting to address justice issues within our communities. The question is what (or what more) can the Church do?
By Nancy Frausto
Nancy Frausto describes how this type of church perseveres against all odds because of people who are fiercely passionate about their church and neighborhood.
By Anna Olson
I want to be part of an Episcopal Church that doubles down on its commitment to being a church for all, right when that commitment is starting to look a lot riskier. Now is not the time to get complacent about how inclusive we are already.
By Richelle Thompson
I wanted, really wanted, to be a gracious winner, but maybe there’s greater opportunity for change if I can learn how to be a gracious loser.
By Linda Suzanne Borgen
These dialogues of faith often become the foundation for raising voices of advocacy.
By Greg Syler
Tuesday, Nov. 8 will be here soon, and one person will become our next President. What I’m praying for, right now, is the wisdom to face well the days after Election Day.
By Jim Naughton
The 67 members of Bishops United Against Gun Violence understand that lobbying legislators and writing letters to the editor are not everyone’s strong suit. But this fall they are joining an effort that makes it possible for Episcopalians to raise their voices—literally—on behalf of gun violence prevention by doing something that church folks do all the time: sing.
By Wendy Johnson
It’s time to start thinking about the opportunities you have for local engagement ahead of the November 8 election.
By Lacy Broemel
This fall, Episcopalians have a unique opportunity to do the holy work of building the Kingdom of God here on earth by engaging in the electoral process.
By Tim Schenck
You can always find the divine at work in this life if you open your heart and soul to the stories that lurk beneath the often over-produced surface.