Feeding the Homeless Is a Religious Liberty Issue Too
Good Samaritans fight attempts to ban food-sharing programs.
feel it's very important to meet homeless people outside and provide them with food,” Jeremy Rosen, director of advocacy for the National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty
What It's Like to Live On Less Than Two Dollars a Day
Sociologist Kathryn Edin talks about what she learned from spending time with families that live on less than the price of a gallon of milk.
What It's Like to Live On Less Than Two Dollars a Day. Sociologist Kathryn Edin talks about what she learned from spending time with families that live
One Step Away from the Dumpster
Matthew Desmond takes an inside look at the inner-city nightmare of eviction.
One Step Away from the Dumpster. Matthew Desmond takes an inside look at the inner-city nightmare of eviction. DL Mayfield/ April 24, 2016. Sébastien
How It Became So Easy to Ignore the Poor
Growing income inequality and economic segregation have insulated our privilege.
The 1973 average hourly wage of $4.03 actually had more purchasing power than today's average of $20.67. Homelessness is a symptom of our income stagnation.
From Tent City to Tiny Houses
Churches try hip solution to aid the homeless.
“We had to overcome that resistance—this is not a tent city, but it's meant for those who have transitioned out of homelessness or are rent-stressed and at risk of becoming homeless.”.
Hillsong Church at a Glance
What is Hillsong Church like, beyond the music that just about everyone sings?
the top 20 needs in Australia. This includes drug abuse, human trafficking, homelessness, health care, and suicide. The church is making people aware
On the Ground in Ferguson
Beauty, lament, and sitting together at the foot of the cross.
Leroy Barber is an ordained Christian minister who has dedicated more than 25 years to eradicating poverty, confronting homelessness, restoring local neighborhoods, healing racism
Melinda Gates: ‘I’m Living Out My Faith in Action’
One of the wealthiest and most controversial women in the world believes that all lives have equal value. She’s willing to spend $3.6 billion a year to prove her point.
I will give you one example, and we have many. We were part of a group that was trying to end homelessness in the Pacific Northwest—a phenomenal goal.
Faithfulness and Bridge-Building Go Together
Our cultural influence begins with faithfulness to the Cross and Resurrection of Christ.
gay community, as Gerson and Wehner describe, with an attitude of kindness and humility, especially around the heartaches of youth suicide, bullying, drug abuse, and homelessness?
Tiny Homes with a Heart
A snapshot of Christian witness in the world (as it appeared in our November issue).
Tiny Homes with a Heart. A snapshot of Christian witness in the world (as it appeared in our November issue). October 26, 2015. Tiny Homes with a Heart. Tiny Homes with a Heart.
Morning Roundup 07/30/13
Season of Service united Portland-area churches around five community concerns: homelessness, the medically uninsured, public schools, hunger, and the environment.
Morning Roundup 07/17/13
Pope Francis; Church Staff Members; Islam 101; Calvinists & Charismatics
The Princess of Wales knew where she went, the media followed. Her activism brought global attention to homelessness, HIV/AIDs, and, most prominently, land mines.
Time Out of Mind
Want to know what it feels like to be homeless? Let Richard Gere show you in this extraordinary performance.
Whatever they call homelessness, that's what you are.”. “I'm not homeless,” George insists. They dig deep, getting to the root of the problems that caused homelessness in the first place.
Beasts of No Nation
What do you do when the world is in your living room?
denied an education and historic abuse scandals enabled by secretive authoritarian religious leaders—not to mention, for instance, racism and poverty and homelessness and cruelty