The Common Good

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From the Archives: December 1990
Originally Posted: 11/12/2014 - 9:35am | Type: Magazine Article

Sister Ita Ford Worth Living For THE ODDS that this note will arrive for your birthday are poor, but know tha ...

When Prayer Becomes Control
Originally Posted: 09/19/2014 - 9:57am | Type: Blog

When we encounter something incomprehensible, we are driven to explain it. When a situation reels out of control, we long to control it. We invite God to fill those gaps of our discomfort, our lack of understa ...

Meaningless Church Jargon
Originally Posted: 02/06/2014 - 1:01pm | Type: Blog

As someone who is constantly being told to “watch her language,” I offer the same. The church has some beautiful things to offer. Let’s all speak of God and faith and community in clear and simple language. ...

What Is the Lord's Justice?
Originally Posted: 01/08/2014 - 9:28am | Type: Magazine Article

Joy J. Moore Reflections on the Revised Common Lectionary, Cycle A EXECUTE: TO ENACT OR DO. Having grown up i ...

Fields of Faith and Doubt
Originally Posted: 10/09/2013 - 8:13am | Type: Magazine Article

Duane Shank Baseball as a Road to God. Gotham Books. IN MY MEMORY from nearly 50 years ago, the great pitcher ...

New & Noteworthy
Originally Posted: 08/07/2013 - 8:38am | Type: Magazine Article

Julie Polter The March by PBS / Secular Days, Sacred Moments edited by David Cooper / One True Vine by Mavis Staples / The Israeli-Palest ...

Old School Harmonies, Hold the Irony
Originally Posted: 05/15/2013 - 9:05am | Type: Magazine Article

Brittany Shoot Then Sings My Soul: The Culture of Southern Gospel Music. University of Illinois Press IF YOU ...

Meaning, not happiness, should be our pursuit
Originally Posted: 03/11/2013 - 10:43am | Type: Press

March 9, 2013 Sojo in the News Rev. Clay Stauffer ...

Art As An Act of Faith
Originally Posted: 01/08/2013 - 3:51pm | Type: Blog

I’m cloaked in Bible stories and Christian tradition, and therefore I live in hope that there’s a Creator and that this God is working quietly to heal the world. Almost two years ...

'Relevance' Is Not Enough
Originally Posted: 01/14/2013 - 9:52am | Type: Magazine Article

Anne Marie Roderick Joshua Witchger Many young adults are leaving the church these day ...