Love Kindness. Do Justice. Change the World ... Right Now!
Generous Christians in Iowa reach out to Texas ranchers, while Florida churches support farm workers' pilgrimage for labor justice.
Today's Faith & the Common Good highlights the best of denominational outreach as a model for faith-based efforts in society.
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As contentious debates over values and the 2012 election heat up, it’s essential that the voices and concerns of most people of faith are not drowned out in an attempt identify “faith based” voting with a narrow agenda.
Reprinted with the author's permission from Des Moines Register.com
I have never been more disappointed in a political figure than I am with Barack Obama.
The leaders of Bread for the World and Heifer International, two prominent food and agriculture aid agencies supported by thousands of churches, are co-recipients of the 2010 World Food Prize.