Better Together

Before and after the pandemic, Americans faced a public health crisis of another kind, an epidemic of loneliness and spiritual isolation.  The costs have been both internal–measured in feelings of low self-worth and depression–and external, evident in the dysfunctions of violence and incivility that accompany the breakdown of community. How can our congregation address people’s needs for more meaningful relationships and for a deeper sense of belonging?  Gary invites you to share your thoughts in a talkback that will follow his morning reflections.