The Common Good

God's Politics Blog

Vision of a New Day

The first thing I read this morning was a reflection on the meaning of this week's events for the church.
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A New Faith Coalition

Most elections are just power rearrangements; this one was a transformational moment in our history.
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Abortion Reduction Key to Common Ground

Dear President-elect Obama,
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Black and White Evangelical Voters: A Teachable Moment

In the wee hours of the morning on Wednesday, November 5, Wolf Blitzer listed "The Losers" in Tuesday's historic election on CNN.
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Be a Friend to Yourself and the World

Dear President-elect Obama,
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Intellectual Rigor and Vigor

Dear President-elect Obama:
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Leaders Are Only as Strong as the Citizens Who Raise Their Voices

On the day he died, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. called his mother to give her his next Sunday's sermon title.
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May Obama Be Protected on All Sides

From a wonderfully cool and clouded Wednesday in our sunny South Africa, I greet all my friends in the U.S.A. -- and those elsewhere who may be interested. You have a new President-elect!
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We Will Be Measured by Our Treatment of the Least and the Last

President Obama, on behalf of the Vineyard Church of Columbus, I offer our sincerest congratulations and encouragement as you assume the awesome task of providing leadership for our country and our
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