Many often equate the Old Testament with a wrathful God lording over His people with threats and plagues. We sometimes feel as though charity…taking care of those less fortunate than us...was a new idea born of the New Testament and Jesus. It kind of makes sense. The images of an angry God causing a flood to cover the whole earth, or turning a woman into a pillar of salt for the offense of looking at a city He destroyed, or sending a plague of frogs over a whole country, are much more exciting and memorable than “feeding the poor”.
"Friends, I am happy to announce my appointment of Mr. Mark C. Rogers as Acting Director of Human To Human. Mark's service began January 1. Human to Human is a ministry of the Episcopal Diocese of Western Massachusetts committed to resourcing emerging frontline ministries within and beyond the walls of our churches. With over 40 years of experience in finance, business and coaching, Mark is uniquely prepared to lead Human To Human at this critical moment. Created to support new ministries that are reaching people on the margins, Human To Human needs someone who can tell the story and invite..."