The Baltimore Sun
Sojourners and IMA World Health (on behalf of the WeWillSpeakOut.US coalition) recently released a new report, Broken Silence: A Call for Churches to...
The Huntsville Times
Jim Wallis, the Christian minister who has taken the Christian principle of protecting the weakest as his life's work, will be speaking in...
Though immigration is a polarizing issue, the plight of migrant children at the southern border of the United States is so dire that an unlikely...
In the midst of an unprecedented number of unaccompanied Central American children migrating across the Mexican-American border, Conservative and...
Signers of the letter include leaders from groups such as the National Association of Evangelicals, World Relief, Bread for the World, Christian...
This is a moral moment for America and what it means to be an American. And for the church, it is a moment to make clear what it means to be a...
CHURCHPEOPLE have been urged by the General Synod to challenge political parties to "promote the common good" in the next General Election...
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...
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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
Dean Nelson, the prose editor, is the founder and director of the journalism program at PLNU (Point Loma Nazarene University) who writes occasionally...
This is not the first time that biblical films have been criticized for "whitewashing." In an op-ed for Sojourners last year, Ryan Herring...
A version of this article appeared in Sojourners Magazine, July 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...
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...
I recently had the privilege of speaking with Jim Wallis, President and founder of Sojourners, a Christian organization committed to faith in action...
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...
Excerpted from Jim Wallis, The Uncommon Good (Grand Rapids: Brazos Press, a division of Baker Publishing Group, 2014). Used by permission.
"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...
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...