The Common Good

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Audio: Adam Hamilton Talks About Mainline Renewal

Pastor Adam Hamilton of Church of the Resurrection in Leawood, Kansas, talks
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Verse of the Day: 'Let justice roll down'

But let justice roll down like waters, and righteousness like an ever-flowing stream. - Amos 5:24
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John McCain's Soul

"I think if McCain uses these very nasty character references he risks losing his soul.
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American First, Christian Second?

Recently, I watched an ongoing New York Times online report by Jennifer Steinhauer and Ben Werschkul called
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What is the Meaning of "Life"? -- Seeking Common Ground on Abortion Reduction

For too long abortion was seen as the only "life" issue in our culture and politics, but there is a growing conviction among Christians that poverty, disease, war, the health-care crisis, human tra
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A Church of Misfits

Church of the Resurrection takes its name seriously, and it should.
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Egalitarians' Feminism Based on Scripture, Not Secular Ideals

For egalitarians, it is an appeal to scripture rather than liberal political thought (as Sarah Sumner suggested in Christianit
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New Barriers Will Prevent Communion Across the Border

This past Sunday, Oct. 5, was World Communion Sunday.
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