What would you call Christians these days?

A pastor named Brian Zahnd went on Twitter last night and said that the concept of “evangelical” has been turned into something ugly, and though I don’t usually get into a lot of conversations on The Twitters, I agreed with him. So the conversation progressed: If “evangelical” now carries with it the stench of ugly, what should …

The best day, like, ever

Today on WNPR’s “Where We Live” program, I got to report that Sal Pinna, a 52-year old man who’s been on the streets for something like 20 years, just got a housing voucher as part of Hartford’s 100-day challenge to greatly reduce chronic homelessness. [If you hit the “Where We Live” link above, Sal’s story …