The Common Good

Cindy Brandt

Cindy Brandt blogs at cindywords.com and serves on the board of One Day's Wages, an organization fighting extreme global poverty. She studied Bible/Theology at Wheaton College and holds a Masters of Arts in Theology from Fuller Seminary. 

 

Blog Posts by Cindy Brandt

Posted by Cindy Brandt 3 days 11 hours ago
Andrew W.K. at the Village Voice received a question from someone whose brother was diagnosed with cancer. In his grief, he is frustrated by his grandma’s prayers and sees them as “superstitious...
Posted by Cindy Brandt 5 weeks 13 hours ago
It was the beauty on the outside that drew me away.Before social justice became trendy among evangelicals, people of all denominations, faiths, and philosophies had already been steadily working in...
Posted by Cindy Brandt 6 weeks 12 hours ago
I went to the mecca of evangelicalism for college — beautiful campus in the suburbs of Chicago, where I received a scholarship from none other than the Pope of Evangelicalism, Billy Graham, for my...
Posted by Cindy Brandt 8 weeks 6 days ago
Faith: dealing with the meaning of life, the matter of eternal salvation — the bedrock upon which we build our families and society. This is serious stuff. Irreverence, by definition, is a lack of...
Posted by Cindy Brandt 9 weeks 6 days ago
The history of religious wars in human civilization is a tragic commentary on those who adhere to religious traditions. From the French Wars to the Crusades, much blood has been shed in the name of...