Monthly Archives: August 2017

Rescuers worth knowing (and helping)

A list of charities and organizations working to keep immigrant, Black, Latinx and other populations safe after Hurricane Harvey. Advertisements

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Summer Study: Remembering

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Disabilities – Religion Collaborative

This is just one of a number of academic and pastoral resources related to thinking about disability issues as they relate to religion, past and present. See also, for example: https://www.facebook.com/theologydisability/ http://www.aaiddreligion.org/newsletter National Collaborative on Faith and┬áDisability Working Group for … Continue reading

Posted in Conference, Educational resource, Upcoming Event, Web resource

Refugee Voices in City Hall (Hamburg)

Also inspired by this photo exhibit at the Rathaus (city hall), smack on the central plaza of the city of Hamburg, Germany, featuring the faces and everyday stories and interests of just a few of the more than 35,000 refugees … Continue reading

Posted in Educational resource, Overheard, Photo essay, Reflection

Let there be light

I cannot begin to express what it meant to gaze recently with my own eyes at this exquisite relief of the “heretic” Pharaoh Akhnaton, Queen Nefertiti, and their three daughters with their message of light and peace (click on image … Continue reading

Posted in Photo essay, Reflection

Food Access: Making it Work

This is a very exciting clip about a key issue in getting healthy foods to poor kids in suburban neighborhoods. Listen to the podcast or click on screenshot for story. Learn more about new Director Michael Reinke’s inspiration, expertise, and … Continue reading

Posted in Educational resource, Overheard

Sustaining gaze

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