Tag: faith-based community organizing

In Praise of Faith-Based Community Organizing

Government has frequently turned to the voluntary religious sector to provide social services. The question is how and why it’s done: to entice religious conversion, impose sectarian values, to win conservative votes? Or to meet human needs?

Just Another Form of Ministry (Houston’s College of Biblical Studies)

In 1998, CBS offered a survey class in community development. It had the highest enrollment of any class at the college.

Building Democracy (Faith-Based Community Organizing)

IAF’s work in the Southwest encompasses 22 faith-based organizations across Texas, Arizona, New Mexico, Louisiana, Nebraska, Iowa, and southern California.