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Four Things I Learned From Fasting
Originally Posted: 01/30/2014 - 10:59am | Type: Blog

I was quite certain that some within my community of influence would disagree with me on this particular spiritual practice, whether theologically, politically, or socially. The pushback I did receive turned o ...

Walk a Mile in My Shoes
Originally Posted: 01/28/2014 - 10:56am | Type: Blog

It troubles me that many Christians easily absorb popular sentiments against undocumented immigrants. Many Christians seem oblivious to the horrible conditions in which people are living, conditions that cause ...

Welcoming the Stranger
Originally Posted: 01/27/2014 - 3:41pm | Type: Product

Matthew Soerens Jenny Hwang $15.00 ...

Time To Join the Movement
Originally Posted: 01/23/2014 - 12:28pm | Type: Blog

As Christians, we should stand with our immigrant neighbors and pledge our support for them as they pledge their allegiance to our nation and it’s future. In how we are to treat one another, through community ...

Religious Leaders' Near-Unanimous Support for Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 01/22/2014 - 10:05am | Type: Blog

I do have a layman's interest in the theological justifications being offered in support of (and, perhaps surprisingly, against) comprehensive immigration reform. But for now, I will focus mostly on the p ...

For Love and Family
Originally Posted: 01/16/2014 - 12:46pm | Type: Magazine Article

Elaina Ramsey People go to great lengths for those they love, especially when it comes to immigration reform. ...

Congress Needs to Show Moral Leadership in Unemployment Insurance Solution
Originally Posted: 01/15/2014 - 10:00am | Type: Blog

In only its second week in session, Congress is already confronted with difficult decisions that impact the lives of millions of people — some of whom are the most vulnerable in our society. ...

Christians at the Border
Originally Posted: 01/07/2014 - 5:15pm | Type: Product

M. Daniel Carroll R. $9.95 9780801035661 ...

A Fast for Families
Originally Posted: 01/08/2014 - 10:28am | Type: Magazine Article

Lisa Sharon Harper We didn't eat for 22 days, but we did feast. IT WAS LIKE the end of the movie Linco ...

Boehner Is Said To Back Change On Immigration
Originally Posted: 01/02/2014 - 10:51am | Type: Press

January 1, 2014 Sojo in the News Michael Shear ...

The Most Memorable Immigration Moments Of 2013
Originally Posted: 12/31/2013 - 12:36pm | Type: Press

December 28, 2013 Sojo in the News Griselda Nevarez ...

Immigration Reform Supporters: "Positive Signs" Headed Into 2014
Originally Posted: 12/31/2013 - 11:25am | Type: Press

December 30, 2013 Sojo in the News Public News Service ...

2013 Marked Shifts in Views on Social Issues
Originally Posted: 12/30/2013 - 11:34am | Type: Blog

The year 2013 ushered in a number of data milestones in American public opinion. Here is a sampling reported by the Pew Research Center. The year 2013 ushered in a number of data ...

LISTEN: Jim Wallis and Sojourners CEO Rob Wilson-Black Talk Fasting
Originally Posted: 07/07/2014 - 10:25am | Type: Blog

Listen as Sojourners CEO Rob Wilson-Black asks Jim Wallis about his recent fast for immigration reform. Listen as Sojourners CEO Rob Wilson-Black asks Jim Wallis about his recent ...

The Power Of Fasting
Originally Posted: 12/20/2013 - 3:49pm | Type: Press

December 20, 2013 Sojo in the News Lisa Sharon Harper ...

PHOTO: The 60 Best Immigration Reform Pictures Of The Year
Originally Posted: 12/19/2013 - 1:54pm | Type: Press

December 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Buzzfeed ...

7 Faith Stories That Shaped 2013
Originally Posted: 12/18/2013 - 4:22pm | Type: Press

December 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Jesse Carey ...

President Obama Visits Reform Activists In Fasting
Originally Posted: 12/18/2013 - 4:02pm | Type: Press

December 18, 2013 Sojo in the News Hola Arkansas ...

Fast For Families And Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/18/2013 - 10:27am | Type: Press

December 17, 2013 Sojo in the News Ronald Shapiro ...

Notes From The Fast For Families Tent
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:38pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Angela Maria Kelley ...

Demanding More From The Deportation President
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:32pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Doorae Shin ...

31 Days Of Fasting Ends With Bread And A Promise To Come Back Next Year
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:26pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Esther Yu-Hsi Lee ...

Pelosi, House Democrats Call On House GOP To Take Action On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:20pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Win McNamee ...

Immigration Reform: It Ain't Over Until God Says It's Done
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:15pm | Type: Press

December 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Advent-Season Fasting By Supporters Of New US Immigration Bill
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:07pm | Type: Press

December 12, 2013 Sojo in the News Elizabeth Collier ...

Poverty As A Political Choice
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 12:02pm | Type: Press

December 16, 2013 Sojo in the News Henry McLeish Holyrood ...

Sierra Clubbers Help Culminate Fast For Families, Join Call For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 11:57am | Type: Press

December 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Heather Moyer ...

Why A Climate Activist Fasted Nine Days For Immigrant Families
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 11:53am | Type: Press

December 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Tom Weis ...

This Holiday Season: Fast. Reflect. Pray. Celebrate. Act. Change
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 11:47am | Type: Press

December 13, 2013 Sojo in the News Jose Antonio Tijerino ...

The Power of Fasting
Originally Posted: 12/17/2013 - 1:22pm | Type: Blog

Over the past month, I have witnessed the spiritual power of the disciplines of prayer and fasting to redeem our nation’s institutional powers in ways I never imagined. Do you be ...

Immigration Reform: It Ain't Over Until God Says It's Done
Originally Posted: 12/12/2013 - 3:54pm | Type: Blog

Saying an opening prayer at the Nelson Mandela Memorial Service on Wednesday, in Washington, D.C. was both an honor and a blessing for me. The theme of the homily, by my good friend Rev. Dr. Allan Boesak, was ...

Navarrette: Fasting Leaves A Sour Taste
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:35pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News Ruben Navarrette Jr. ...

Ruben Rosario: This Veteran Can Move Congress On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:28pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News Ruben Rosario ...

In Capitol's Shadow, A Spotlight On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:21pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News JulieAnn McKellogg ...

Fasting And Praying In The Shadows Of The Capitol
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:16pm | Type: Press

December 10, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Weekly Roundup: SCOTUS, Batman, and Nelson Mandela
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:11pm | Type: Press

December 11, 2013 Sojo in the News Kira Dault ...

Immigration: New Fasters Join Campaign For Comprehensive Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 5:04pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Ciara Taylor ...

Evangelicals: Pray For Boehner On Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:59pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Dan Merica ...

Long-term Fasters Hand Over Role In Pursuit Of Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:49pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Patricia Zapoor ...

Fasting For Families And Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:42pm | Type: Press

December 5, 2013 Sojo in the News Jim Wallis ...

Immigration Reform News 2013: Momentum Grows As Immigration Reform Fasts Expand
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:38pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2013 Sojo in the News Crossmap ...

Medina, Other Immigration Reform Fasters, Step Aside For Reinforcements
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:44pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2013 Sojo in the News Mark Gruenberg ...

Jim Wallis, Joe Kennedy Begin Fast For Immigration Reform Legislation
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:09pm | Type: Press

December 4, 2013 Sojo in the News Jessica Martinez ...

Activists End Immigration Fast As Thousands Of Others Take Up The Cause
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:03pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Lauren Markoe ...

Activists End Fast Without An Immigration Vote; New Fasters Take Over
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:52pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Suzanne Gamboa ...

Rep. Joe Kennedy Joins Immigration Fast
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:44pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Seung Min Kim ...

Rep. Joe Kennedy III Joins Immigration Fast
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:39pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Ed O'Keefe ...

'Fast For Families' Grows As Advocates Starve For Immigration Reform
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:33pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Elise Foley ...

'Fast 4 Families' Moves To Next Phase As New Fasters Take The Mantle
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 2:25pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News Wendy Feliz ...

Fasters For Immigration Reform Pass Torch To New Group
Originally Posted: 12/11/2013 - 3:11pm | Type: Press

December 3, 2013 Sojo in the News ABC News Radio ...