It got stolen, and I got scared.
Congregations aren’t paradise. They’re communities in which we constantly hurt each other’s feelings.
At mass with my friend, I received grace through hospitality—without receiving bread and wine.
What does it take for people to get mobilized for the common good?
Meeting personal money challenges can’t be the responsibility of ministers alone.
Financial stress is harming ministers—some more than others.
Christy Gunter Sim, a trauma expert and domestic violence survivor, offers case studies for church leaders.