The Common Good

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Prayer Beyond the Election

I believe in prayer. I believe in the power of prayer.
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Obama and the Beloved Community: Are We There Yet?

Many have commented on how Senator Obama's election has the power and potential to recast and redeem America's image in the world, usher in a new style of politics rooted in bridge-building and pro
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Changing Places: How the Obama Election Transformed Historic Locations

Having talked to many friends since the election, I am conscious of how lots of us are still trying to let what happened sink in.
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Time to Open up a Two-Way Street

Dear President-elect Obama,
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Obama's Harmony of Intellect and Intuition

Mr. President, Barack, Every room I have ever been in with you was a much easier room for your presence.
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Happy Birthday, Billy Graham

As a 30-something Christian in the U.S., I just want to wish Dr. Billy Graham a happy 90th birthday. I appreciate your humility and unwavering commitment to evangelism. Your marriage to Ruth was an example of grace and commitment. May God grant you strength, peace, and blessings.
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Tend to Your Soul

Dear President-elect Obama, You are a leader not just because of what you have done, but because of who you are. Tend to your soul.
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