The Common Good

Articles By Brian D. McLaren

To survive in a quickly diversifying global church, the emerging church movement must do a better job of opening up its doors -- and pursuing justice.
The Manhattan Declaration’s harder challenge.
Ancient Christian practices are finding a home in post-modern Christianity.
An excerpt from Finding Our Way Again.
Our 'framing' stories aren't serving us well. But there is an alternative: the good news of Jesus.
Compassion and hope in the Haggard scandal.
Chapter 11: The Former United States
'Nation shall not lift up sword against nation, neither shall they learn war anymore.' - Isaiah 2:4
'Kingdom of God' is so last-century. Are there new ways to talk about Jesus' good news?
How would Jesus address the issues of our day?
Back in the ’70s I was trudging through the planning phase of a master’s thesis on Puritan devotional poetry, and I happened to catch lunch with someone who read me a quote...
You don't need to be partisan to be prophetic.
Many evangelicals find themselves in an emerging theological habitat, where care of creation is central to mission.