Feeding the Hungry

I’m reading Eddie Gibbs and Ryan K. Bolger, Emerging Churches: Creating Christian Community in Postmodern Cultures (Baker 2005). Spencer Burke of Newport Beach, CA is quoted: On one occasion, our community was getting kicked out of a park because of our interaction with the homeless. “You can’t feed the homeless here; you need a permit,”…

A Profile in Courage … and Shame

60 Minutes profiled Joe Darby tonight, the MP who broke open the Abu Ghraib scandal when he turned in CDs with photos. He’s considered a hero by most of the world–but not to many vocal people in his hometown of Cumberland, MD. The Army was so afraid for him that they told him not to…