May 4, 2017 | Doug Blackburn

A Passion for Justice: Love in Action

In a previous post I reflected on the early stirrings of a passion for justice in my life as a young man. After university, I…

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April 24, 2017 | Doug Blackburn

A Passion for Justice: Where does it come from?

For it was you who formed my inward parts; you knit me together in my mother’s womb. – Psalm 139 It really bothers me when…

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January 7, 2016 | Doug Blackburn

Calling for a new Generation of Christian Activists

Sister Jean Ann Ledwell introduced me to advocacy as a way of being Church. The energetic nun was the self-appointed organizer of ecumenical justice events…

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April 9, 2015 | Don Moore

Your church can stop child slavery

We all want a safe world for our children and grandchildren. But to create that, it must be a safe world for ALL children. Today,…

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December 10, 2014 | Don Posterski

Government and the Common Good

There are times to dissent and there are times when the wellbeing of a society can be best served where the affairs of the state…

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October 30, 2014 | Debra Fieguth

Does international development really make a difference?

Do you believe these myths? Poor countries are doomed to stay poor, foreign aid is a big waste, and saving lives leads to overpopulation.

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July 17, 2014 | Don Posterski

Tug-of-wars: what counts as a justice win?

A lot of life is like a tug-of-war. Family quarrels create their strain. Gender debates resist resolution. Workplace disagreements trigger sleepless nights. Church infighting damages…

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July 3, 2014 | Don Posterski

Global Citizenship: Why Bother?

  This is the second in a series of blog posts on Christian approaches to social justice, written by Dr. Don Posterski, author of Jesus on Justice and…

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