Tagged: public policy

13 Strategies for Seekers of Shalom

By Vernon Grounds 1. Pray! Pray daily and specifically in keeping with I Timothy 2:1-5; II Corinthians 10:3-5; Ephesians 6:1-10. 2. Keep informed regarding the development of international and national affairs. Be concerned about the...

Why Education Matters

Why is education so important?  Why should educational quality and access matter to people of faith? All children, no matter what they look like or how much money their parents have, are made in...

Mary and Money

by Paul Alexander Jesus’ mom rocks. In Luke 1, Mary has the nerve to say that, because God is at work in the world, “The hungry have been filled with good things and the...

Praying (for Sudan) with Our Eyes Open

by Kristyn Komarnicki It’s been almost two years since PRISM ran its heartbreaking cover story on the devastating situation in Sudan,  particularly in the Nuba Mountains. I remember when I first learned of the...

Global South Theologies & Politics Online Course

Paul Alexander will be teaching an online course at Palmer Theological Seminary in the Fall 2014 semester that can be taken anywhere there’s internet access – Global South Theologies & Politics. The course explores some of the perspectives...

Immigration Reform and Beyond

by Jen Smyers More than 1.5 million people have been deported in the last five years alone. More than 200,000 US-citizen children have endured the deportation of their parent. Family members are forced by...