As a boy I was first introduced to God as a fairy tale. I don’t think anyone intentionally intended to do so, but they couldn’t help themselves. And I can hardly blame them. God was presented as one amongst a whole pantheon of supernatural personalities: Moses, Superman, the Lorax, Santa… Aslan. You can see that […]
Here is a story from one of our chapters in the B@Peace Project. Hear about Rob’s commitment to foster peace with some of the most important people from his story.
I was working in my yard this weekend. I gave up my gas mower some time ago. Did you know that a gas lawn mower puts out like four times as much pollution as a car? Yikes! My weed-eater though… I have not been able to give it up. I can’t explain it. Maybe it […]
We are “Peace Makers” not merely “Peace Keepers.” www.be-at-peace-project.com The vision of true Shalom requires people to actively engage in fostering peace throughout their life and world.
Here is our synthesis work thus far. It is written in the form of a chart. We read the four gospels. We recorded the life and teachings of Jesus, as a series of commands, examples and teachings. This chart is an attempt to synthesize those teaching into five core categories: identity, purpose, security, community and […]
Tomorrow evening (Tuesday, June 8th), we are hosting an amazing evening of conversation.
A report from Tony’s chicken farm.
As part of the Call+Response film that we have helped promote, Matisyahu covers Bob Marley’s Redemption song. It was released today and is very much worth watching, if not for its economic justice use, then for it’s sheer beauty.