On Palm Sunday, Jesus openly challenges the civil authorities and the status quo. Instead of a war horse, a donkey. Instead of scarcity, abundance. Instead of punishment, forgiveness. Instead of hatred, love.
We live in crazy times where children go hungry, people are oppressed, and the lonely are abandoned - just like Jesus during these three days of Holy Week. Our call to justice is to stand with those who suffer now, and keep striving toward Sunday. Because SUNDAY IS COMING!
...And got to the 'meat of the issue' this Thanksgiving season.
Too many Ohioans are struggling to find food for their table, and public efforts through unemployment compensation and Ohio's investments through the state budget can make a big difference for those who are food insecure.