The Common Good
December 2010 Sojourners Magazine

December 2010 Sojourners Magazine

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COVER
Unto Us a Child is Given
Why is it such a fight to have a 'natural' childbirth?
By Susan Windley-Daoust

Why I'm Becoming a Doula
Discovering the call to 'mother the mothers.
By Kierra Jackson

Reclaiming Childbirth
How a resurgent movement is taking birth back from the medical establishment.
By Shafia M. Monroe

Being There
A reluctant uncle witnesses the home birth of his nephew.
By Matt Hildreth


FEATURES
Confronting The Powers
Walter Wink and June Keener Wink on creativity, justice, and living with ongoing loss.
An interview by Steve Holt

On the Potter's Wheel
What's it like to be almost human? Reflections on Jeremiah 18.
By N. Gordon Cosby


CULTURE WATCH
Simple Living Becomes Sexy
In an age of 'eco-awakenings,' the vision of 'more with less' abides.
By Valerie Weaver-Zercher

Plus
Reviews: Say God; The Future Church
Interview: Budrus director Julia Bacha

Eyes & Ears: What's Wrong with Privatizing the Internet?
by Danny Duncan Collum

On Film: Are We Found Yet?
By Gareth Higgens


COMMENTARY
Advent in a Crumbling Empire
The season's real message isn't pretty, but it is powerful.
By Shelley Douglass

The Right to Refuse to Bear Arms
A growing movement of veterans promotes selective conscientious objection.
By Logan Mehl-Laituri

Could You Use $800 Billion?
Why tax cuts for the super-rich are costly and immoral.
By Heather Boushey and Michael Linden


COLUMNS
Hearts & Minds: A Test of Character
By Jim Wallis

Global Engagement: Jesus' Best Work
By Lynne Hybels

Bridges: Better Together
By Eboo Patel

H'rumphs: Nothing to See Here...
By Ed Spivey Jr.


DEPARTMENTS
Letters
| The Low Road | Security vs. Selfishness | Power to the People | Voices from the South? |

Poetry: The Way to Cold Mountain
by Temple Cone

Short Takes: Questions for Ian Danley
Interview by Elizabeth Palmberg

Living the Word:Have You Heard the Good News?
by Walter Bruggemann

Product Detail

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2010, Magazine Back Issues
Weight: 3.9167 oz.
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