Not Your Mother’s Church Cookbook

We all love a church cookbook, right? The church ladies always submit their best recipes and some delicious family traditions are born from those hallowed pages. But the recipes in most church cookbooks are usu...

Hunger hurts

How ironic, that in a nation with two TV channels devoted entirely to food, obesity for children and adults is a growing national problem. And yet we have millions going hungry each day? There are many ways to...

Lunch with God: Serving the community

 St. James, Piqua, has proudly served our community for the last 12 years by offering a monthly Lunch with God meal. At the beginning of the new year, long-time Lunch with God coordinators David and Evelyn J...

Farming to fund outreach

Whether it is managing the local S.O.C.K.S. (Spirit of Christmas for Kids) project, helping support the Well at Sunnyside, providing meeting space for community activities, or recognizing local students for the...

Digesting Grace: Why the food we eat matters to God

It’s Tuesday afternoon, which means I come home from work to a kitchen counter filled with bags of veggies and leafy greens. I dig through the produce: bok choy again. I’ve eaten more bok choy in the past three...

Take back your life: Choosing healthy food

At Gabriel’s Place, we believe in the benefits of cooking and eating healthy. The food here ranges from a variety of fruits and vegetables and is grown in our own backyard. My name is Markisha Gandy, and I a...

Waste not, hunger not

Every weekday a van pulls up at the back door of Daily Table, and chef Ismail Samad looks through donations from farmers’ markets, grocery stores, and manufacturers – food that would otherwise probably be waste...

The real reason we are here

“There are things you do because they just feel right and they may make no sense and they may make no money and it may be the real reason we are here: to love each other and to eat each other’s cooking and sa...

Growing microgreens

How to grow sunflower micros in less than ten days   OTHER TIPS Greens are best young before their true leaves If growing outside, raccoons will eat them! Place in a bowl of water after har...

Growing community together

This year I am participating in the Episcopal Service Corps Confluence Year and serving as a community organizer in the Franklinton neighborhood of Columbus. The church that I work for, St. John’s, Columbus, us...