- The 1980s: a big appetite for faith-fed advocacy
The CJL (Committee for Justice and Liberty) Foundation came roaring out of the 1970s in overdrive. As an incorporated organization it was only 17 years old in 1980, and there had been full-time staff (Gerald Vandezande and John Olthuis) only since 1972. ...
Story - Guest - 12/20/2012 - 11:48 - 0 comments
- The end of this chapter
It’s hard to believe that my year at CPJ is coming to an end! It has been a busy year at CPJ with many events, meetings, paper launches, conferences and much more. I want to take a moment to reflect back on the past year, especially some of the hi ...
Story - Rebekah - 11/21/2012 - 11:53 - 2 comments
- Public Justice Challenge
2010 was an amazing year for CPJ. The astounding faithfulness and commitment that CPJ supporters give to our programs, like the Internship Program, ensures that university graduates can gain practical, and hands on public and social justice experien ...
Blog entry - Darryl - 01/20/2011 - 15:13 - 0 comments
- A Parting Shot
It’s that time of year again. With September approaching, I must carry on CPJ tradition and post ‘the intern’s final web feature.’ As my time here at CPJ draws to a close, I can’t help but reflect on the past year, w ...
Story - Jenny - 08/22/2011 - 12:59 - 0 comments
- Faithfully living God's call: a look back at 2011
“Biblical faith,” wrote CPJ’s co-founder Gerald Vandezande, “requires us to stand for justice , not just us ”. “We are called to be public evidence in God’s good creation of an alternative way of life ro ...
Story - Simon - 01/10/2012 - 15:48 - 0 comments
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