An online publication written by and for Christian twenty- and thirty-somethings exploring the intersection of faith and politics.
An Initiative of the center for public justice
Behind the scenes of our budding family was a network of institutions and policies making that growth possible. We were excited to have such extended time to adjust to new rhythms of life together, but it would likely have been impossible if not for New Jersey’s paid family leave.
Many theological traditions see the government as having an important role in society, which includes care for those in need.
Due to its resources and infrastructure, the government is well-situated to provide funding for mental health treatment. However, the government often lacks personal connection to communities and individuals that are impacted by the mental health crisis.
Not everyone in our nation agrees on how adoption should proceed in order to achieve the flourishing of the children. Nor does everyone agree on what level of involvement government should have or how the sacred sector of adoption agencies should partner with the government.