How can you be critical of Covid fear?

A: I always appreciate a chance to respond to my readers and clarify a point. I’ll admit I may have seemed insensitive to folks with pre-existing health concerns or the senior population, who happen to be the majority of my readers. Theirs is a different pandemic lens than mine and I neglected to honor that. My hope in previous articles about Covid-fear was to encourage freedom for the general, healthy population, now under the threat of bondage to the wrong people in places of authority, news-media hysteria and relentless anxiety.

Posted 5/29/20

Dear Pastor,

Some of your recent articles criticize people who fear the deadly Covid-19 virus. Is that fair or even wise?

No one in either of my churches or any member of my family has been …

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