The Christian Civics Blog

Loving God with all our mind, when what’s on our mind is politics and public life.

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Love and Power: The Spiritual Dangers of Government Work

In some ways, DC is a city designed to strip you of humility. Longtime Executive Branch staffer Ben O’Dell discusses how to live counter-culturally with Rev. Charles Garriott.

Why Would a Beltway Insider Start Publishing Comic Books?

For 16 years, Mark Rodgers developed an impressive reputation on Capitol Hill. Now he’s betting arts and entertainment can help heal our political divides.

Political Celebrities Won’t Save the Church

For people of faith, compelling leaders are not the primary unit of social or political change.

Commemorate a New Season of Christian Civic Engagement

Highlights from the past year of our work, and a look at what we hope to accomplish in 2019 with your help.

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Touching Reflection

Love and Power: The Spiritual Dangers of Government Work

In some ways, DC is a city designed to strip you of humility. Longtime Executive Branch staffer Ben O’Dell discusses how to live counter-culturally with Rev. Charles Garriott.

Reach for the Sky

What’s Good About Politics?

Over the past several years, we’ve all become aware of more ways in which politics makes us worse. But how does politics make us better?

Streams of Glory

Persecution or Glory?

Our next block of blog posts and podcast episodes will

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Why Would a Beltway Insider Start Publishing Comic Books?

For 16 years, Mark Rodgers developed an impressive reputation on Capitol Hill. Now he’s betting arts and entertainment can help heal our political divides.

Capitol Dome Caution

Stories from the Shutdown: An Interview with Matt Watson

What happens to a church when a quarter of its congregation is laid off all at once?

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The Urgency of Self-Reflection

The tenth in our “Twelve Weeks of Prayer” Email Series