‘Beauty Belongs Here’

A memorial service for the Rev. Austin Ford drew religious leaders, civil rights and community activists, and executives.

Grace House’s Legacy in Chicago

Chicago Tribune: “Today, the staff and residents of Grace House have welcomed the cast of playwright Boo Killebrew’s world-premiere play ‘Lettie’ into their home.”

Safety in a Church’s Parking Lot

Foxes have dens and birds have nests, but a homelessness crisis of “epic and heartbreaking proportions” in Los Angeles is bringing weary people to a Koreatown church parking lot.

Martin Luther King Jr., 1929-1968

“Grant that your Church, following the example of your prophet Martin Luther King, may resist oppression in the name of your love, and may secure for all your children the blessed liberty of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.”

Church Urban Fund’s 30th Year

The Church Urban Fund emerged from a report, “Faith in the City: A Call for Action by Church and Nation,” which the Church of England published in 1985.