Showing posts with tag: Homelessness

20 NOVEMBER 2016

Five Ways to Support the Mentally Ill

Mental illness is not just a personal issue, but also an issue for congregations and their communities. Approximately one in five adults in the U.S. experiences mental illness in a given year, according the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). Despite its invisibility, it’s safe to say that every family and every congregation has members […]

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Homelessness: It Takes a Network (Video)

It takes a network to lift up individuals from poverty.   This “interfaith hospitality network” in Rochester, NY uses houses of worship to provide temporary housing for families while they are putting their lives together. Being a good neighbor may require using our churches, mosques and synagogues more creatively than ever before. Do you have […]

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