Religion Insights columnist for The Herald-Palladium

For the first time in human history, we cannot deny our global connectedness.

COVID-19 got very personal for me when our daughter, living on a sailboat in Key West, Fla., with her husband, became ill. She had a high fever, weakness and a cough, likely related to the coronavirus.

Today’s Insights was written by the Rev. Debra Basham, author of “Stories of My Heart.” Insights is written by area clergy to give different viewpoints on a variety of topics. It is published each Saturday in cooperation with the Berrien County Association of Churches. The views expressed by the author do not necessarily reflect the views of member churches.