Faith-based and community-based nonprofits can, and should, use national moments like the State of the Union to emphasize their contributions to a flourishing civil society.
This September Shared Justice will publish the 2019 Student-Faculty Research Prize reports. In anticipation of their release, we are publishing excerpts from last year’s “Reframing the Safety Net” series. Emily Miller, a recent graduate of Wheaton College, and her faculty advisor Dr. Timothy Taylor, professor of politics and international relations at Wheaton College, were recipients of…
“While the economy has been doing very well recently, it has masked underlying issues like the escalating student loan crisis. Debt impacts not just an individual’s own physical, mental, spiritual, and financial wellbeing, but it also impacts their family, the institutions of which they are a part, and their community as a whole.”
“The human right to water is indispensable for leading a life of human dignity.”
- the UN Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
Christian citizens and institutions have an opportunity to be Gospel witnesses, both in our speech and our civic actions, in the public square.
In this interview, Michael Nichols shares about his experience participating in a Political Discipleship group that focused on cash bail reform in New Jersey.