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 21 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 3 days 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 9 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...