The Common Good
November-December 2002


by Rose Marie Berger, Jodi Hochstedler | November-December 2002

Building Supplies

Check out the new 44-page Peace Primer: Quotes from Islamic and Christian Scripture and Tradition, published by the Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America and the Muslim Peace Fellowship ($3.50). (704) 521-6051;

Jubilee: God's Good News is excellent Sunday school material for children ages 5 to 12. Published jointly by the Church of the Brethren, the Mennonite Church, and the Brethren in Christ, this material follows a three-year cycle and emphasizes peace, simplicity, environmental concerns, and honesty. Available from the Mennonite Publishing House. 1-800-743-2484;

Become an informed investor with the easy-to-read Investing in Socially Responsible Mutual Funds now available free from SRI World Group, Inc. It covers the basics of mutual fund investing and explains how SRI funds integrate social and environmental goals, community investing, and shareholder action in their investment strategies. (802) 251-0500;

Ride along with a Witness for Peace delegation to Colombia in the video Colombia: The Next Vietnam? See firsthand the effects of the U.S. "Plan Colombia" on those directly involved. The video is available for $15 from Presbyterian Peace Fellowship, c/o FOR, Box 271, Nyack, NY 10960.

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