In terms of number and severity of cases, the coronavirus pandemic is disproportionately impacting black and brown populations in the United States.
Many churches are now wrestling with the myriad decisions that need to be made in order to reopen safely. Christianity Today offers guideposts for decision-making and science-informed advice on practical matters to consider.
Part of pastoring is looking out for the well-being of communities in all their human needs. Coronavirus has brought many of those needs to the forefront in new ways including the human need to connect with others. What are psychologists learning about this need right now?
Here, several church leaders wrestle with adjusting practices of communal singing to account for the risks of virus transmission.
BioLogos hosts a live stream interview with their founder and NIH director Francis Collins answering questions on COVID-19, and how the church and Christian faith might respond during this challenging time.