The Common Good

God's Politics' Author Jim Wallis to Speak at Benefit Concert Featuring Carrie Newcomer

Source: Sojourners
Date: May 12, 2005

For Immediate Release
Contact: Lindsay Morgan (202) 328-8842
May 12, 2005

Media Advisory

 

God's Politics' Author Jim Wallis to Speak
at Benefit Concert Featuring Carrie Newcomer

 

What: Sojourner's benefit concert featuring entertainment by socially-conscious musician Carrie Newcomer. Jim Wallis, author of the New York Times best selling book God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It, and editor of Sojourners Magazine will bring a special message about progressive faith and politics.

When: Friday, June 3, 2005 at 7:30 p.m. (reception to follow at 9:30 p.m.)

Where: Cedar Ridge Community Church
2410 Spencerville Road
Spencerville, Maryland 20868

Contact:

For tickets call: 1-800-714-7474, ext. 235 or visit www.sojo.net/concert. Cost: $25 for individual ticket to concert only; $20 per concert ticket for groups of five or more; $100 for ticket to concert, reception, and a signed copy of Jim Wallis' book, God's Politics; $150 for two tickets to concert, reception, and a signed copy of God's Politics. The cost of a ticket will help support Sojourners' vision and programs, and the progressive faith movement.

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About Sojourners - www.sojo.net

Founded in 1971 as a faith-based organization, Sojourners provides an alternative perspective on faith, politics, and culture through its award-winning monthly magazine, e-mail services, Web site, media commentaries, and public events. Ecumenical and progressive, Sojourners lifts up the biblical connection between social justice and spiritual renewal and nurtures community by bringing together people from the various traditions and streams of the church. Sojourners also hosts an annual program of voluntary service now in its 21st year.