Vaccinating Your Church Against the Anxiety Virus – Part 2

Vaccinating Your Church Against the Anxiety Virus – Part 2

Anxiety is a powerful force in emotional relationships. Pastoral theologian Myron Madden was known to ask, “What demons have camped at your door to make you act this way?” Those who act out of their anxieties and afflict others around them, even upon those they love...
5 Ways Your Church Can Assist Our Nation’s Farmers

5 Ways Your Church Can Assist Our Nation’s Farmers

Chris Dykshorn could not stop worrying about the surplus grain he could not sell. He grew more and more despondent as flooded crops and America’s trade wars took their toll. His inability to sell his grain brought this South Dakota farmer to the brink of financial...
Why Are Nearly Half of U.S. Adults Feeling Lonely?

Why Are Nearly Half of U.S. Adults Feeling Lonely?

Nearly half of U.S. adults feel lonely. That was a key finding in a survey published in May 2018 and reported on by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Surveying 20,000 people with 20 questions, researchers calculated a “loneliness score” from 20 to 80. Those scoring 43...