Remembering Gordon Cosby (1917-2013)

At 4:15am this morning, Church of the Savior co-founder and life-long servant leader Gordon Cosby died in Washington, D.C. He was 95 years old. Just over a year ago, I had the chance to visit with Gordon at Christ House, a hospice he helped to found for the homeless. I’m glad to share this account [Read More…]

From D.C.’s Christ House, A Word and a Witness

On Columbia Road in DC’s Adam’s Morgan neighborhood, a couple of homeless men sit on park benches in front of a building marked “Christ House.” They are at home here outside a four-storey building named for the Christ who said the birds of the air had nests, but he didn’t have a place to lay [Read More…]