Building justice, including climate justice, and lifting folks out of trauma, like the trauma children are experiencing from climate disruption, uplifts them and their care-givers, even if it is often an exhausting and difficult work. But everyone involved in this work needs resources. So, I am going to share just a few of the ones I encountered and utilized this past week.
We are looking forward to gathering together: concerned parents and grandparents, any age-appropriate children who may wish to participate, folks who are active content creators (video, written, other…) who are interested sharing what they now produce for this community of collapse-aware families – and possibly interested in evolving their media content to be even more beautiful, engaging, informative, and supportive.
I preached this sermon last Sunday at the chapel in our community here in the hills of Southeastern Ohio. The message is personal, confessional, and focused on the impossibility of our being peacemakers unless we know the deep within of ourselves.
Education Must Be About Learning What to Do When You Don’t Know What to Do
The task of getting to know Jesus again, for the first time, is not difficult. It is a journey, so it takes quite awhile, but it is not complicated or strenuous. You can begin like this…
Reinhold had traveled before under the strictures of communist and other coercive governments, he told me, and it was never possible for Americans to figure out what behavior would or would not build binding ties to our Baptist brethren nor what behavior would incur the wrath of the oppressors. “Just make sure you are listening to God.”
A prayer at the border: “Almighty God, protect our brothers and sisters in Romania from fear and persecution; keep us safe as we enter Romania knowing that whatever happens we are held in Your hands. Amen”.
Beginning last week, a new feature was added to your Weekly Whittlings, making it easier for you to share “the message” with others. Attached to each article is a series of social media links you can use to forward an item to others.
Among my significant others, there was no resistance to my accepting a call to a Preaching Mission behind the Iron Curtain. This was a surprise.
Based on the available facts, and recommendations of magazines like Forbes, millions of seniors over the past decade choose perilous places to live out their golden years. Why? Climate change denial.