Pastor Laura Truax

(PHOTO: REUTERS/JIM YOUNG) The Chicago skyline is seen beyond the arctic sea smoke rising off Lake Michigan in Chicago, Illinois, January 6, 2014. Members of a Chicago church who were given $500 each made possible from a real estate deal the church received are using their share to help various programs and initiatives around the […]

  What’s the best way to spend $500? It’s a question LaSalle Street Church can’t yet answer, two weeks after the church divided $160,000 among its 300 congregants, giving every church member or frequent attendee a $500 check and a request only that they use it for good. Senior Pastor Laura Truax said her first […]