From Executive Director David Dykes:
The Truth Does Not Lie In The Middle
Dr. Joerg Rieger, Wendland-Cook Professor of Constructive Theology at Perkins School of Theology, Dallas, TX, exposes the wounds of the 99% - - of blacks, whites, hispanic, women, children and men largely ignored by the 1% who appear only interested in gaining more wealth and power. In this recent article presently posted on PATHEOS, “How People of Faith Are Dealing with Conflict and Why the Truth Does Not Lie in the Middle,” Dr. Rieger...
“No Kid Hungry” - Solving Hunger In The United States
For the first time in the history of the United States, “a majority of public school students - 51 percent - live below the poverty line,” according to Billy Shore, founder and chief executive officer of Share Our Strength. There is mounting evidence that children growing up poor have brains that are less equipped to learn. In a recent article in BloombergBusiness by John Tozzi titled “Brain Scans Reveal How...
PROGRESSIVE THINKING, MINDFULNESS & BREAST CANCER
Living deliberately means practicing awareness about what affects me, even what effects everyone. October is BREAST CANCER AWARENESS month. In the United States alone, 220,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer each year - 40,000 die annually. Breast cancer is the second leading cause of death in women worldwide. Suffering is suffering whether one is Christian, Jew, Muslim, Buddhist, Hindu, Native American or another of the many worthy religious paths....