The Common Good

Mark Sandlin

Mark Sandlin currently serves as the minister at Vandalia Presbyterian Church in Greensboro, NC. He received his M. Div. from Wake Forest University's School of Divinity and has undergraduate degrees in Business Administration and English  with a minor in Computer Science.  He's an ordained minister in the PC(USA) and a self-described progressive.

Blog Posts by Mark Sandlin

Posted by Mark Sandlin 7 weeks 2 days ago
Good and Gracious God,Yet again,our nation grieves.Yet again,the life of a childhas been cutdreadfully short.Yet again,we all rally to ourpolitical centersto cry outfor our guns,for our rights,for...
Posted by Mark Sandlin 12 weeks 15 hours ago
To the Dying Church,I hardly know what to say. Watching someone you love, who helped raise you, who cared for you when you weren't well, who partially defined who you would be, slowly perish before...
Posted by Mark Sandlin 19 weeks 2 days ago
Editor's Note: Fred Phelps, founder of Westboro Baptist Church — best known for anti-gay demonstrations that include picketing soldiers' funerals — is reportedly near death. The following...
Posted by Mark Sandlin 27 weeks 2 days ago
If any list has been overdone in the Christian blogging world, it's this list.Just about every Christian blogger has done one, and if they haven't, they've thought about it and then thought better of...
Posted by Mark Sandlin 31 weeks 3 days ago
Ah, Christmas! The most wonderful time of the year. A time to gather with family and friends, and, with a smile on our faces, pretend we aren’t quietly measuring who received the best present and...