Is there value (besides monetary) in the commercialization of faith practices?
Day: July 26, 2017
In an op-ed for the Tampa Bay Times, the Reverend Mary Anne Dorner reflects on the current healthcare debate in the light of the parable of the “good Samaritan.” After setting out the story, she reports, Recently when I turned on the news, there was President Donald Trump saying: “Let Obamacare fail.” The commentators went …
Sojourners takes a good look at the increasingly secular fates of church buildings, from condominium to Wal-Mart, as urban neighborhoods become more gentrified. Congregations are responding to changing demographics in varying ways – some closing and selling, some merging, some staying close to their roots and reaching out to new communities.