The Common Good

Results for restoration

The Evolution of Cody ChesnuTT
Originally Posted: 08/06/2014 - 9:07am | Type: Magazine Article

Jason Storbakken Following a musician's journey through the rough and the redeemed. PRIOR TO MY conversi ...

Turning Toward Home
Originally Posted: 07/10/2014 - 9:06am | Type: Magazine Article

Angie Schmitt Once an abandoned structure, the Bell Building offers "housing first"—and hope—to Detroit's homeless. ...

Five Questions for Katerina Friesen
Originally Posted: 06/11/2014 - 8:36am | Type: Magazine Article

Rebecca Kraybill Katerina Friesen, a seminary student, knows the labor of love of land-based ministry. Bio: ...

The View from the Bleachers
Originally Posted: 07/11/2013 - 9:22am | Type: Magazine Article

Martin L. Smith Reflections on the Revised Common Lectionary, Cycle C. THROUGH THE WRITER of the letter to th ...

Washington National Cathedral Wins $100,000 in Preservation Funds
Originally Posted: 05/13/2013 - 3:54pm | Type: Blog

The Washington National Cathedral, still recovering from a rare 2011 East Coast earthquake, has won $100,000 in preservation funding after being the top vote-getter in the “Partners in Preservation” campaign. ...

Yoga As a 'Connection to God'
Originally Posted: 05/03/2013 - 3:28pm | Type: Blog

At the beginning of the year, I embarked on a two-month sabbatical to recover from a rough 2012. I needed to recharge, and resolved to rest, spend time with the people I love most, and find some kind of physic ...

Rooting for Tiger Woods Now More Than Ever
Originally Posted: 06/13/2012 - 8:27am | Type: Blog

But shouldn’t we be the first ones to come alongside those who have fallen to show mercy, love, grace and compassion? Of all people in this world, shouldn’t Christians always root for restoration? ...

Can These Bones Live?
Originally Posted: 05/04/2012 - 1:00pm | Type: Magazine Article

Emilie Teresa Smith In Guatemala, 44,000 people were "disappeared" during decades of war. Now workers there seek to resurrect a ...

Holocaust Violins Live to Play Another Song
Originally Posted: 04/11/2012 - 7:42am | Type: Blog

Violins that outlived the owners who played them in the death camps and Jewish ghettos are being brought back to life by Amnon Weinstein in his shop in Tel Aviv. As Yom Hashoah (Holocaust Remembrance) gatherin ...