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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Independence Day Reflections

Our Co-Founder and Executive Director shares personal reflections on how Independence Day 2019 recalls the same day a decade earlier.

Praying Through Grief

God knows our griefs and promises us joy in due time.

Advocacy and Justice: An Interview with Steven Harris

The Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission’s policy director on advocacy and the history of criminal justice.

A TImeline of Criminal Justice Reform

A series of unlikely and often seemingly unrelated events culminated in a major piece of legislation nearing the finish line.

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Dating

Joshua Harris on Saying You’re Wrong in Public

When he was told that his work had unintended consequences, the author of “I Kissed Dating Goodbye” didn’t double-down. He did something harder.

Empty Legislature

Advocacy and Justice: An Interview with Steven Harris

The Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission’s policy director on advocacy and the history of criminal justice.

Incarceration

Rethinking Incarceration

Pastor and author Dominique DuBois Gilliard joins us to discuss why Christians who have never been to prison are still implicated in the idea of criminal justice.

Criminal Justice Alley

A TImeline of Criminal Justice Reform

A series of unlikely and often seemingly unrelated events culminated in a major piece of legislation nearing the finish line.

Prayer Hands

Between Campaigns, a Prayer for Sabbath

Reclaim your mind in this brief, sweet moment when no one is running for office.

Prayer Hands

Introducing Twelve Weeks of Prayer

Introducing a new 12-week prayer initiative. Read the first installment now and sign up for more.