Can Religious Charities Take the Place of the Welfare State?

May 25, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Topic, Society

By Emma Green, originally posted at The Atlantic. Supporters of Trump’s budget are eager to restore the central role of faith-based organizations in serving the poor—but it’s not clear they can be an adequate substitute for government. President Trump’s initial budget proposal would end aid for poor families to pay their heating bills, defund after-school programs at … Read More

God’s Saving Heart in a Firefighter

March 29, 2018By DPC EditorResources By Industry

God’s Saving Heart in a Firefighter, originally posted on John Van Sloten, on Vimeo. “It’s not just adrenaline for the sake of adrenaline, it’s for a purpose; [it’s for] doing something that is meaningful in the preservation of life and property… [Adrenaline enables you to] really invest in the preservation process, physically and emotionally. That … Read More