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Christmas in the Trenches
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 7:17am | Type: Blog

<em><em>We first published this reflection by Jim Wallis in 2002. It has since become our Christmas tradition, kind of our own</em></em> Charlie Brown Christmas <em><em>spec ...

Border Walls Keep Out Mary and Baby
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:52am | Type: Blog

She walks the trails until her ankles swell and her back pulsates with pain. She walks the trails until her ankles swell and her back pulsates with pain. Her abdomen, swollen with ...

Chicago Sit-in Victory: 'Yes We Can'
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 3:39pm | Type: Blog

<p><a href="http://blog.sojo.net/tag/economy-special-focus/"></a></p> After concluding a six days sit-in at the Republic Window Compan ...

Faith, Hope, and the Credit Crisis
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 1:15pm | Type: Magazine Article

Adam Hamilton The good news: God's sustaining power is not tied to the Dow. Paul Krugman, professor of ec ...

Continent of Hope
Originally Posted: 05/13/2011 - 1:16pm | Type: Magazine Article

John Prendergast Why Africa is a land of endless possibilitiy -- and how that should guide U.S. relations with the continent. ...

Is the Dream Fulfilled? Achievements, Challenges, and Our Identity in Obama's America
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:51am | Type: Blog

Where have all the prosperity preachers gone? It seems like only yesterday when we were hearing about prosperity preachers and messages about God pouring out financial blessing. ...

Our Children's 'Audacity of Hope'
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:51am | Type: Blog

"I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord "I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord (audacity of hope, Barack Obama, change, Children, Educatio ...

An Iraq Veteran's Ambivalent Vote
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:51am | Type: Blog

I have given a lot of thought in the last several months about the vote coming up. I have given a lot of thought in the last several months about the vote coming up. Shane an ...

Be Not Afraid
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:51am | Type: Blog

In the final days of this election campaign, a new message has emerged. In the final days of this election campaign, a new message has emerged. For the entire political year, the ...

Seeking the Heart of God
Originally Posted: 07/14/2011 - 6:51am | Type: Blog

I have had a simple prayer on my heart of late -- "God, break my heart for the things that break yours." This past Saturday and Sunday I spent the weekend with Pastor Mike Slaughter at Ginghamsbur ...

Hope, in Perspective
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 1:18pm | Type: Blog

Here in Manhattan, the city streets hum with hope following the announcement of the first African American to be nominated for president by a major political party. Here in Manhat ...

Keep Asking Questions
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 7:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

David E. Anderson Your magazine just brought me to tears. I was standing in front of the magazine display in the library of Montrose, Col ...

The Times They Are A-Changin
Originally Posted: 08/31/2011 - 1:18pm | Type: Blog

<P>The new political buzzword is change. The new political buzzword is change. Every candidate claims to be the change candidate-and every pundit is contrasting "ch ...

Untimely Pregnant
Originally Posted: 02/28/2011 - 7:32pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Mary and Elizabeth teach hope in bitter times. For many years I wore a necklace with a holy ...

The Power of Hope
Originally Posted: 09/03/2014 - 11:52am | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis A sign of transformation in a world that isn't working. (From the introduction.) The w ...