Wrestling with Masks, Coronavirus, and CPAPS. Or not…

By Joe LaGuardia Churches are facing unprecedented times in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.  At first, we were all united in our efforts to keep people engaged and worshiping at home.  We invested in online platforms, learned how to speak into cameras (an audience of one), and utilized crowd-sourcing social media to facilitate groupContinue reading “Wrestling with Masks, Coronavirus, and CPAPS. Or not…”

PTSD, Pastors, and a Program for Healing

By Joe LaGuardia I had a spell of post-traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD) today. I am writing while it is still fresh in my mind. People who suffer from PTSD never know when it is going to hit. We try to identify triggers, but sometimes they are unavoidable. Living in these stressful, fear-laden times does notContinue reading “PTSD, Pastors, and a Program for Healing”