Committed Christian is also a committed social worker
I want to thank you for the excellent article in the July 2014 NASW News, “Theology a Natural Fit for Some Social Workers.”
I am a committed Christian AND a committed social worker. It has been difficult to read many issues of the primary news magazine of my professional organization due to NASW’s liberal stance on so many issues.
However, I have forged forward to serve both my God and my profession as a caring, committed social worker since 1985.
Again, thank you. I know there are many Christians like myself who are social work professionals AND committed Christians.
Rick Ralston, MSW,
LCSW Hillsboro, Ore.
Letters are published as space permits. Letters from NASW members in active status may be considered for publication. Individual letters cannot be responded to. NASW has the sole right to determine if a letter will be accepted for publication and, if necessary, to edit its contents. Unsigned letters, form letters, copies of letters to third parties, and letters that contain incendiary, libelous, illegal, unprofessional or defamatory statements (including allegations of NASW Code of Ethics violations) will not be published.
Letters concerning advertising will not be published but will be reviewed. Advertisers, not NASW, are responsible for claims made and content in their ads. NASW retains the copyright on published letters. Submission of a letter indicates the author’s acceptance of these conditions.
Email your letter — text only — to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your city, state and member ID number.