The gift of connecting

The Rev. Joseph Kovitch and Jason Prati with one of the beautiful banners loaned by St. Matthew’s, Westerville, to All Saints, New Albany. When St. Matthew’s, Westerville, moved from their buildings – conta...

Privilege and bias: Never stop learning

When our boys’ neighborhood friends play with toy guns or hide and seek in the neighborhood at night, we will have to tell our sons they cannot go out and play. For the sake of our two sons, now ages four and ...

A view from the “middle”

Joelle and Manoj Zacharia We are “coconuts.” On the Indian sub-continent, we are viewed as “brown” on the outside and “white” on the inside, for we have the privilege of spending a majority of our lives awa...

It is time to stop the stigma

A few years ago, a coworker died as a result of cancer. During her illness and treatment, there was an outpouring of help, including meals for the family. After her death, her closest coworkers formed a team th...