Lessons from the Pandemic for Congregations and Community Organizing / Lecciones de la Pandemia para las Congregaciones y el Trabajo Organizador Comunitario

Lessons from the Pandemic for Congregations and Community Organizing / Lecciones de la Pandemia para las Congregaciones y el Trabajo Organizador Comunitario

(A continuación, una versión en español de esta reflexión) COVID’s impact, how congregations adapted, and ongoing challenges  For over two years communities navigating the COVID-19 pandemic across the nation and around the world have experienced a disruption unlike any we have seen in modern times. Faith communities which often serve as a source for spiritual…

Keeping Faith

Keeping Faith

Last year in February, I found my third great-grandmother Delsie Faulker Harkness on a Georgia slave record in 1850. I also found her son Greene Harkness on a Georgia voter roll in 1867. I was able to find these records through an initial discovery of their names on US census records from the Reconstruction Era.…