April 1981

Cover Story

Part One of a two-part series on the Bible's view of the state


Survival of the poor around a U.S. military outpost in the Philippines
A hazard of community life
The fabric of a good labor contract
How churches are beginning to pray on Memorial Day


The children of our neighborhood have been part of our life ever since Sojourners Fellowship came to Washington, D.C., in August, 1975. Many of our first friends in the city were children.
In the early '60s, many people became involved in demonstrations for disarmament.
I was speaking at a Christian college, where in the course of my talk I asked, "Why was Jesus killed?"