Moving Beyond Charity: A Story from Trinity Episcopal Church, Hamilton

Listen to Rev. Jackie Williams share lessons learned by moving beyond charity in the clothing ministry led by Trinity Episcopal Church, Hamilton, Ohio.

Beginning by opening the hearts and minds of the volunteers, bringing awareness to their own attitudes and beliefs and intentionally inviting God into their work, they have experienced positive impact–for the volunteers, the clients, and relationships among and between them.

“Our clients are picking up on the consciousness of our environment that we are establishing.”

What if Becoming Beloved Community begins by seeing ourselves first as beloved? Then extending that love to others?