The Common Good

Joanna Hoyt


Joanna Hoyt is a homeschooled Quaker who has spent the last 12 years tending goats, gardens, and guests at St. Francis Farm, a Catholic Worker community in upstate New York. 

Blog Posts by Joanna Hoyt

Posted by Joanna Hoyt 1 year 26 weeks ago
I cherish Christian friends and friends who practice other religions. With both groups I share the struggle to love God wholeheartedly, love my neighbors, hear and obey the Spirit’s promptings....
Posted by Joanna Hoyt 2 years 5 weeks ago
“Be still and know that I am God.”  - Psalm 46:10aFrom April 29 to May 5 individuals, households, and communities will celebrate Screen-Free Week by disconnecting from their screens — TV,...
Posted by Joanna Hoyt 2 years 13 weeks ago
Recent news, including the Oscar nomination of The Invisible War and the looming sequester, which threatens drastic cuts in defense spending, doesn’t sound good for military recruiters. But...