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Huffington Post 07/18/2014
I met my wife, Joy Carroll, at Greenbelt, a summer festival of faith, arts, and justice held annually in England. It was August 1994. A few months...
Your Daily Tripod 07/18/2014
As Christian Piatt, a feature writer for Sojourners, points out, “Jesus is always throwing us curveballs.” He writes that our behavior reminds him...
San Diego Writers, Ink 07/18/2014
Dean Nelson, the prose editor, is the founder and director of the journalism program at PLNU (Point Loma Nazarene University) who writes occasionally...
Christian Post 07/17/2014
This is not the first time that biblical films have been criticized for "whitewashing." In an op-ed for Sojourners last year, Ryan Herring...
LynneHybels.com 07/16/2014
A version of this article appeared in Sojourners Magazine, July 2014.
Jeff Aupperle 07/15/2014
In a recent article for TIME, Jim Wallis asks: Whatever Happened to the Common Good? Wallis notes: The common good has origins in the beginnings...
US Catholic 07/15/2014
I think we all know that the issues we’re facing cannot be solved by Gamaliel alone. They cannot be solved by Catholic Charities alone. If they could...
Christian Post 07/15/2014
I recently had the privilege of speaking with Jim Wallis, President and founder of Sojourners, a Christian organization committed to faith in action...
Christian Today 07/13/2014
Rev Jim Wallis, a leading light on the evangelical Christian left in the US and the founder of the popular Sojourners movement, warned nearly 500...
Ecumenical Review 07/11/2014
Excerpted from Jim Wallis, The Uncommon Good (Grand Rapids: Brazos Press, a division of Baker Publishing Group, 2014). Used by permission.
Huffington Post 07/11/2014
Jim Wallis "In my life, I’ve gained the most wisdom from being in places where I wasn’t supposed to be and being with people I was never...
Patheos 07/11/2014
Emily A. Dause is a public school teacher and a freelance writer. She writes in the tensions between despair and hope, doubt and faith, and isolation...
Charlotte Observer 07/10/2014
Those few who are well-known to an international audience are surprisingly accessible. Jim Wallis is the founder of Sojourners Magazine, New York...
Kerrville Daily Times 07/08/2014
“Jesus did not come just to save our souls,” wrote New York Times best-selling author Jim Wallis in his new book, “On God’s Side.” “Jesus’ gospel of...
Time Magazine (online) 07/03/2014
A message for immigration reform is found in a Biblical prophecy
Christianity Today 07/02/2014
Here is a Huffington Post story about our domestic violence research released at the Sojourners Summit. You can find the LifeWay release here or, if...
CBC News 07/02/2014
"From the looks on Barack Obama's face during his time with the Little Leaguers, I would guess he enjoyed it more than the political...
Christian Post 07/01/2014
A number of Christian groups have been calling on an immigration reform vote in the House, noting that 11 million men, women and children caught in...
The Mennonite 07/01/2014
My husband and I are eagerly expecting our first child (a girl) on July 5—just a month away from the time I am writing this.
Politico 06/30/2014
At the afternoon meeting, “I think we were just sharing the grief and pain of what this means for so many people,” said Jim Wallis, the president and...