Family and Community Ministries: Resources for Christian Leaders
is published by the Center for Family and Community Ministries, sponsored by the Baylor University School of Social Work and George W. Truett Theological Seminary.
Inside this issue you'll find...
A message from Editor Jon Singletary
Elderly and Living Alone in Rural Mississippi
A look at church communities playing a significant role in allowing the elderly to remain in their homes. By Wanda Lott Collins
What Makes Marriage a Sacrament?
An excerpt from
Christian Marriage: The New Challenge
by David M. Thomas
An aid to marital bonding and stability by Gail S. Risch and Michael G. Lawler
'The Meek Shall Inherit the Earth'
Personal essay by Mallory Homeyer
Two meditations by Cynthia Bourgeault
Profile in Ministry
The Rev. Ken Hugghins is a pastor caught between two Baptist cultures: the one he was born in and the one he wants to lead out in. By Vicki M. Kabat
"Living Up to Our Name" by Clark Cowden
Faith in Action
Profiles of community ministries making a difference
Disaster Relief and the Church
This Too Shall Pass
'My Somewhat 'Hole-y' State' by Vicki M. Kabat
Application To The Church
A Second Application To The Church
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