Day: May 10, 2015

Stamp(ing) Out Hunger

Stamp(ing) Out Hunger

The Stamp Out Hunger campaign organized by the National Association of Letter Carriers seeks to collect food every year on the second Saturday in May. In Bluefield, WV letter carriers collected more than 13,000 pounds of food David Kersey, a volunteer with the Christ Episcopal Church food bank jumped off the loading dock and started […]

Can we inconvenience ourselves a little?

Can we inconvenience ourselves a little?

At the Magazine, we’ve been looking at insights and reflections on the human (individual and collective) relationship with the created order. That could be nature, the environment, our use of resources, animals, each other, like the creed says – all things seen and unseen. In this piece, Harold Clinehens reminds us that the little things matter – a lot.

Speaking to the Soul: No boundaries

Speaking to the Soul: No boundaries

Yet, we still have our boundaries regarding who is in and who is out. Food no longer defines the borders of our community life. Now it’s sexual orientation, gender identification, socio-economic status, body size, being married, lifestyle choices, even being a woman can get you on the other side of the boundary in some places.