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”

Awaken to the World

By Matt Sapp During Lent at Central Baptist Church (the six weeks between Ash Wednesday and Easter) we’re focusing on the humanity of Jesus and the ways that Christ’s teaching “awakens” us to what it means to be fully human. This spring as we remember that God has a hand in all of creation asContinue reading “Awaken to the World”