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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...
Inforgospel 06/29/2014
The research co-sponsored by the seat of Sojourners, a national Christian organization in Washington, DC, points out that 29% of pastors do not...
Huffington Post 06/29/2014
Co-sponsored by the Christian nonprofits Sojourners and IMA World Health, the survey also found that pastors were more likely to believe domestic...
Anglicans Ablaze 06/28/2014
Those are among the findings of a new telephone survey of 1,000 senior pastors of Protestant churches from LifeWay Research. The survey was co-...
Christian Post 06/28/2014
While most Protestant pastors see domestic violence as a pro-life issue and know of victims, they rarely speak about it in their churches, according...
ecoAffect 06/27/2014
Earlier this month, I attended the first annual Sojourners Summit, a national gathering of over 300 prominent faith leaders that included an...
All Voices 06/27/2014
Biden supporters said yesterday that "we will not stop here. This is not the end, "Jim Wallis, President and founder of the Christian...
Huffington Post 06/27/2014
America is stunned by what is happening in Iraq right now, and happening so quickly. We may be facing the worst terrorist threat to international...
Bloomberg 06/27/2014
The wave of children showing up on the U.S. southern border has caught President Barack Obama between his allies who want him to do more on...
Baptist Standard 06/27/2014
Many Protestant pastors view domestic violence as a pro-life issue, but they almost never talk about it.
The Tennessean 06/27/2014
A new survey from Nashville-based LifeWay Research shows most pastors discuss domestic violence from the pulpit once a year or less even though they...
Religion News Service 06/26/2014
Among the most difficult sessions at the Sojourners Summit last week was the panel on gun violence. There are more than 30,000 gun-related deaths...