Category Archives: Community

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Under the Rule of Pirates?

Under the Rule of Pirates? I recently read a passage from St. Augustine that resonated with and challenged me to consider more deeply the steps I take as an individual to contribute to building a good and just world that … Continue reading

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The Wrinkled Paper Exercise

The Wrinkled Paper Exercise The Exercise Take two new, unblemished sheets of paper. They should be completely clean of any marks, folds, tears, etc. Now, take one sheet of paper and crumble it up. Fold it over itself multiple times, … Continue reading

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Whose Hand Did You Shake?

A handshake is a small gesture that communicates value. Let us live our lives out of a foundation of love rather than fear. Let us acknowledge one another, even when we do not agree with one another. Let us reflect Christ in some small way to every person we meet on this journey of life. Continue reading

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Me. You. Us.

We all exist in the world. We all affect one another. This reality cannot be avoided. The question is, how do we attempt to live, knowing we live in a populated world. Do we live in isolation, in unhealthy community, in semi-healthy community, or in healthy community? How do each of these look, and how can we work toward healthier community? Continue reading

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Parenting Towards a Better World

Parents have a unique opportunity to teach their children about the world and how to respond to injustice in our communities and in the world. Here are some suggestions to help you be intentional in raising your children to be responsible and caring members of the community. Continue reading

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