In the News: Rural America Is the New ‘Inner City’

A little over a week ago, the Wall Street Journal published an article titled, "Rural America Is the New ‘Inner City’." As the title suggests, the article is a feature piece that does a winsome job telling the narrative of urban renewal and rural demise. It relates the dilemmas now occurring in America's rural areas.…

In the News: The Great Divergence (of Rural and Urban)

This past week, the Economist ran a significant article on the widening gap between cities and rural areas in the United States. If you are in ministry, in either setting, then this is important stuff to know. America is in the middle of serious transition, and this will increasingly affect the way ministry is done in…