St. Luke’s Lead Pastor, Rev. Jennifer Stiles Williams, shares insight for faith leaders around the country in this article from Faith and Leadership. Faith and Leadership is a learning resource at Duke Divinity.
For many Christian leaders, the news of the mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando began trickling in early Sunday morning.
They learned from congregants, text messages, radio and social media: Something terrible has happened. Mass shooting. Dozens dead. Possible terrorism.
And they were faced with the question: How do I respond? How do I lead my community and my institution? What do I say and do in the first hours of this tragedy, and beyond?…Click here to read the full article.