Day: March 2, 2014

Bishops of Atlanta and Georgia oppose HB 875

Bishop Scott Benhase of Georgia and bishop Robert C. Wright of Atlanta have written a letter in opposition to HB 875 in the Georgia legislature. HB 875, if passed, would increase the number of places where licensed and concealed weapons could be carried including churches and schools. Here is an excerpt from their letter:

Who do you trust?

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Meltdown in Lent

Martha Bourlakas, a writer, mother of three, and wife of bishop Mark Bourlakas of Southwestern Virginia, offers a new perspective on Lent and what it means to be part of a church family. Instead of personal piety, Martha suggests Lent can be a time of vulnerability with God in community: