The Common Good

Adam J. Copeland


Rev. Adam J. Copeland is a writer, speaker, and Director of The Project F-M. His writing has appeared in The Christian Century, Working Preacher, Lectionary Homiletics, and in several books. An associate editor of Journal for Preachers, Adam’s broad interests include Christian ministry, digital religion, emerging church, and culture. He holds degrees from St. Olaf College and Columbia Theological Seminary and is an ordained minister in the Presbyterian Church (USA). For more of Adam’s writings visit

Blog Posts by Adam J. Copeland

Posted by Adam J. Copeland 42 weeks 2 days ago
Have you ever noticed that society allows fans to do things that, short of fandom, we would deem absolutely crazy? When do grown adults have permission to paint their faces with logos except on the...
Posted by Adam J. Copeland 1 year 39 weeks ago
Have you ever heard someone described as, “So heavenly minded, he was no earthly good?” This phrase suggests one danger of interpreting the book of Revelation. Sadly, when it comes to considering the...
Posted by Adam J. Copeland 2 years 10 weeks ago
No matter the tragedy these days, some religious leader or blogger will attempt to connect it to God’s judgment. Some say superstorm Sandy was God’s wrath on liberal New York and New Jersey. Others...