The Common Good

God's Politics Blog

Recipes for Resistance: Cooking With GMOs

As genetically modified organisms (GMOs) become more prevalent, so do protests against them.
+Continue Reading

Who Will Speak for Our Nation's Soul?

Abraham Lincoln said, "America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves." Has America started down this road? Yes.
+Continue Reading

Xenophobia 101

"We need immigration reform
+Continue Reading

Is Women's Leadership in the Church a Primary Issue?

If you are concerned about the question of gender and Christian faith you have probably heard someone say, "Yes, the woman's question is important, but it is not a 'primary issue.'" What is at the
+Continue Reading

Not Happy with the Results? Hallelujah, Anyhow

I am not happy with the results of the 2010 elections. I think the elections turned on misinformation, anger, and fear.
+Continue Reading

Political Games in Dead-Serious Times

Some brief observations on the 2010 election season which, thankfully, has come to an end:
+Continue Reading

After This Election, We Need a New Vision Forward

This election, some good people were elected and other good people lost.
+Continue Reading

Do We Need Truth and Civility Past Election Day? Yes We Do.

Well, we made it to Election Day -- time to pack up the ol' Truth and Civility campaign until the next election
+Continue Reading