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Sankofa Ghana: A spiritual journey home

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Sankofa Ghana: A spiritual journey home

What did I need to retrieve from a visit to the slave ships' point of departure?

James Gray, Jeff Riedler | 3/10/2014 | Spring 2014

Following my moral compass

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Following my moral compass

We all navigate through circumstances at the limits of human experience.

Air Nonken | 3/3/2014 | Spring 2014

Breaking on through

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Breaking on through

Language helps us make meaning of what is happening to us, when it isn’t a barrier.

Meg Barnhouse | 2/3/2014

The only time I was called by my first name

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The only time I was called by my first name

When I was in the Army, the Sunday service was the only hour of my week when I could be my true and whole self.

Kimberly Paquette | 11/11/2013 | Winter 2013

Birth, breath, and death

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Birth, breath, and death

Doulas are called to care, to encourage, and to leave the world better than we found it.

Amy Wright Glenn | 9/30/2013 | Fall 2013

A pond behind the church?

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A pond behind the church?

In my experience, no one improves by way of a scolding.

Meg Barnhouse | 9/2/2013

You don't say

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You don't say

We can’t help seeing through words, but it’s worth trying.

James Ishmael Ford | 8/12/2013

I’ll stand her ground

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I’ll stand her ground

What I’m telling my daughter, an African-American teenager, about Trayvon Martin’s death.

Lynn Ungar | 8/5/2013 | Fall 2013

May you have ease of well-being

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May you have ease of well-being

Do I really want to spend this entire day with whatever might come up about my mother?

Kim K. Crawford Harvie | 7/22/2013 | Summer 2013

The Honey Springs worship committee ponders joys and sorrows

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The Honey Springs worship committee ponders joys and sorrows

‘I’m just a fool for church people and the things that happen in church.’

Meg Barnhouse | 7/8/2013

Meaning in the midst of war

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Meaning in the midst of war

Easy answers lead to difficult questions. So why not just start with the questions?

George A Tyger | 5/27/2013 | Summer 2013

Magic Mondays

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Magic Mondays

Three decades later, a weekly women’s group is still going strong.

Cathy Callen | 7/15/2013 | Summer 2013

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