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 2 weeks 6 days ago
Peace, with its connotation of tranquility and stillness, is the Christian’s most misunderstood concept. We have long sought to keep peace by silencing dissent under the guise of pursuing unity,...
Posted by Cindy Brandt 6 weeks 6 days ago
Dear Missionaries,I like to tell people I’m a missionary convert, because I wear this genesis of my faith journey proudly, like a badge of honor. I heard the story of Jesus from your lips, sang the...
Posted by Cindy Brandt 8 weeks 5 days ago
A while back, a blog post speaking into the pain of miscarriage was making its rounds on the Internet. Having never miscarried (that I know of), or grieved the death of any child, I asked my friend...
Posted by Cindy Brandt 13 weeks 2 days 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 17 weeks 6 days 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...