It all started because I had seen Rev. William Barber speak during the Democratic National Convention. His words were so filled with hope, conviction, and power, I wondered to myself who this man was, and marveled at how much he spoke for me, as a Christian.
Rob Parsons recalls the story of Stone Soup (see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stone_Soup) in the name of an afternoon worship ministry out of Saluda United Methodist Church, which he pastors along with Columbus United Methodist.
Basil Savitsky says that youth today live in “a post-Apollo world.” And this insight fuels his passion for working with youth in peer mentoring and leadership in the schools in Polk County, where I live and work right now.
After an initial spate of projects, movements, and people dropped in my lap by the newness of my North Carolina experience and shared as blog posts, I’m appealing to YOU, dear reader, to send MORE my way!