The Church & Poverty

Recently, newspaper columnist E.J. Dionne, Jr. emceed a “poverty summit” that included President Obama as a panelist. Because of the president’s involvement, the summit received significant news coverage; however, it seemed to devolve into the political food fight we’ve unfortunately become accustomed to rather than promote any real solution for how to address poverty in […]

Are You Ready?

What a week! Here in Norman, we have gone through two rounds of severe storms and another one is on its way as I write this post. ┬áMy neighborhood was hit particularly hard so I have been busy repairing the damage done to my own property and helping neighbors do the same to theirs. On […]