The Common Good

God's Politics Blog

Help is on the Way

Social movements built from the streets of our country and open doors in the halls of power is the formula for deep and lasting social change.
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M2EP LIVE: Taking on the Powers (kind of)

This is the day. The day that the entrenched powers on Capitol Hill come face to face with the horde of advocates from the Mobilization Against Poverty.
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Sunday Night at the Mobilization

Last night, the Mobilization to End Poverty began with the over 1,100 faith leaders and activists gathered together from across the country.
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M2EP LIVE: Meeting Sojo Supporters

I had lunch with several long-time readers and supporters of Sojourners, people who in their own lives have been living out the gospel for decades.
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M2EP Live: Charlotte Keys Update

I was delighted to run into Charlotte Keys, head of Jesus People Against Pollution of Columbia, MS, whom I'd
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M2EP Live: We're on the Inside

This is the first event in Sojourners history where the White House has had a role, any role, aside from the one where they call the local police and ask them to remove us from the sidewalks.
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M2EP Live Video: Sunday Evening Worship Service

The Mobilization to End Poverty kicked off last night with a wonderful leaders "meet and greet" session and worship service at Shiloh Baptist Church in Washington, D.C.
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M2EP Live: First blog

This is my first blog, so bear with me if I get it wrong. With a blog you only have 140 characters to convey your message and ... no ... that's a twitter, I think, from people who twit.
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M2EP Live: First Night Photos

Here are a few photos from Sunday evening's activities.
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M2EP Live: Why We're Here

Before and after the worship service tonight, I got a chance to chat with just a few of the thousand-plus people coming to the Mobilization. Here's what they had to say:
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