Contributor: Dan De Leon

Dan De Leon is Senior Pastor of Friends Congregational Church in College Station, TX. He records a biweekly interfaith podcast, “The Reverend Dan and Rabbi Matt Podcast.” In addition to writing biweekly devotionals for Friends Church that are posted to the church’s website, he writes monthly columns for The Eagle and blogs for BelieveOutLoud.com. Dan’s podcasts, sermons, and writings are available on his Facebook page, and you can reach him on Twitter at @RevDrDanDeLeon. Dan is married to Stacy De Leon, and they are proud parents to son Mac, born in March of 2005, and daughter Ruthie, born in January 2008.

Collaborative Ministry is How We “Love One Another”

They would soon be facing a life-threatening winter. Overwhelming violence in Syria had forced residents from their homes with minimal belongings. Several thousand Syrian refugees were now relocated in a U.N.-sanctioned camp at Jordan. Without the warm clothing they left behind, they might not survive the harsh conditions coming their way. This was in August... Read more