The Common Good

Results for Uprisings

Almost Heaven
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 7:54pm | Type: Magazine Article

Interstate 77 winds around the mountains of Bland County like lifelines on the palm of my hand. I cross through the Big Walker Mountain tunnel and know I am home. Interstate 77 winds ... as well as a former Sojourners intern. (Appalachia, Columns, Uprisings) Interstate 77 ...

Sustaining a Life of Service
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:27pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julienne Gage A legacy of service: Krista Hunt Ausland I am designed to show God’s love in action," wrote 2 ...

Going to the Chapel
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Amie Rose Josh and I made some important decisions on the day that we got engaged. First, we decided to retain our sanity amidst the barra ...

Cutting Classes for Christ
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Ryan Beiler Youthful idealism can grow into life-long commitment to justice. Ariel, the son-in-law of the Guat ...

Living Large
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Claudia Horwitz Developing a willingness to see and be seen is not easy work. I am continually amazed at how e ...

School House Lock
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Celeste Kennel-Shank A school system cannot hope to solve school violence simply by increasing security. As th ...

Praying for Air
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 11:14am | Type: Magazine Article

Amanda Huron Notes for a new generation Recently I’ve been irritated by the over-professionalization of Ameri ...

It's the Real Thing
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:28pm | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos Notes from a new generation Responding to the tragedy at Columbine High School, educa ...

Four Spiritual Laws of Gen X
Originally Posted: 06/23/2014 - 10:33am | Type: Magazine Article

Rocky Kidd Little Calumet Christian Fellowship is the first Mennonite church in North America to intentionally form a Generation X congre ...

'Tis a Gift to Be Simple
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Kelley E. Evans cup in a tiny, single-serving French press. Some mornings I rush out of the house and leave the coffee-making for someone ...

To Triumph Over Despair
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Pam Fickenscher It is often assumed that younger people have no respect for their elders and even less reverence for history. ...

Now is the Time
Originally Posted: 06/19/2014 - 10:28am | Type: Magazine Article

Jeremy White For if you remain completely silent at this time, relief and deliverance will arise for the Jews from another place, but you ...

The Death of a Young Activist
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:30pm | Type: Magazine Article

Julienne Gage At midnight on May 21, I fell to the floor screaming when I learned that Krista Hunt Ausland, my best friend for 24 years, h ...

The Passionate Nonviolence of Youth
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Vincent Romano Matt Schroeder Neera Singh ...

The Welcome at Spirit Garage
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 10:29pm | Type: Magazine Article

Pam Fickenscher "What do you do?" It's taken me about nine months to come up with a short answer for that question. ...

The Stage Is Set
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

William R. L. Haley A small group of twentysomethings can change the world. A generation of them can reclaim the cities of America for the ...

From Generation to Generation
Originally Posted: 04/05/2011 - 9:43pm | Type: Magazine Article

Aaron McCarroll Gallegos "...and Ozias begat Joatham; and Joatham begat Achaz; and Achaz begat Ezekias; and Ezekias begat Manasses; a ...