Texas, Our Texas, Badly Divided on Poverty Lines

Texas, Our Texas! all hail the mighty State! Texas, Our Texas! so wonderful so great! Boldest and grandest, withstanding ev’ry test O Empire wide and glorious, you stand supremely blest. I love Texas. I was born, reared, educated and raised my family right here in the Lone Star State. But through the years, I have […]

Center For Peace

The Center for Peace is one organization making an impact. It is a social enterprise of Perpetual Help Home, Inc., in Victoria, TX, and is run by the residents of Perpetual Help Home.  The organization creates revenue by marketing several trainings on mediation, restorative justice, and wholistic community development. Other classes offer basic training in […]

Seed Waterers

I want to challenge a “seeds theology” that I’m afraid may have crept into the Church.  I hear many people speak about short-term missions or brushes with the inner city as an opportunity to plant a seed, which may one day bear fruit.  The “seed” is usually some part of the gospel, an act of […]