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Finance Uncensored

As we approach the end of the year, churches and nonprofits are seeking annual donations, just as merchants and shopkeepers are hoping we’ll spend enough to keep them in the black for another year. In the church, we know our […]

A Good Death

By Margaret Kim Peterson “Our people die well.” So John Wesley said of the early Methodists, members of the movement founded by Wesley for Christians who were serious about their faith and sought to live it fully in every aspect […]

Hearts of Mercy

Hearts of Mercy Four Oakland physicians continue the Covenant's legacy of medical outreach to immigrant communities Photography by Benjamin Chan, Story by Russell Yee September 2015 Non-English-speaking immigrants from overseas arrive in America and find themselves in need of health care. [...]

Broken

By Dana Bowman Depending on how you look at it, my son Henry is either very brave or very reckless. It is five o’clock in the afternoon. I have no idea what to prepare for dinner, and we’re all dying […]