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Art Nicol | Art, Article, Book, Discussion Guide, Presentation, Reflections, Website Aug 6th, 2017

The ABCs of Love for Health, Justice and Liberty for All Life: Our Heart’s Wisdom Points Us Beyond Personal Violence & Planetary Exploitation

A draft of The ABCs of Love for Health, Justice and Liberty for All Life: Our Heart’s Wisdom Points Us Beyond Personal Violence & Planetary Exploitation is posted at www.freedomwise.com. I seek others to enhance its content and presentation in print and other media because this material will be most completely helpful when produced collaboratively. The material promotes dialogue among people of all paths of faith in overcoming the obstacles that fear has fabricated as false yet persuasive excuses for not sharing the power of divine love as Jesus shared it -- without reservation and extended to everyone. The ABCs of love liberate our hearts and minds from learned fears to allow us to discover within us the native gifts and power with which we are each endowed by our Creator and to share these gifts and power within bonds of trust beyond the ego's learned barriers of mistrust.

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Rabbis Against Gun Violence | Devotional, Discussion Guide, Essays, Interviews, Liturgies, Music, Poetry, Prayers, Reflections, Website Oct 27th, 2016

Rabbis Against Gun Violence Resource Packet

On Wednesday, December 14th, 2106, the 4th Annual National Vigil for All Gun Violence Victims will be held in Washington, D.C. at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, launching local vigils and commemorations across the nation from December 14-18th. Congregations from coast to coast will participate – offering prayers, songs, and education. Faith communities will remember those who have lost their lives to gunfire, pray for those whose lives have been forever changed because of gun related injuries or the loss of a loved one, and educate one another on proven strategies to reduce gun violence. Your congregation, community, school or family can participate by incorporating songs, readings, poems, prayers, sermons and/or discussions in your service, at a community gathering or vigil, or around your family Shabbat table. This Resource Packet has ready-to-use materials, suggestions, and links to other sources that make it easy for you to find what you might want or need to make this happen.

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Ken Sehested | Article, Essays, Poetry, Prayers, Reflections Sep 29th, 2016

Prayer & Politiks September 2016

A new issue of Signs of the Times” on the topic of fear with a personal response to the presidential debate, in the form of a prose poem, titled “Days of hysteria, promise of hilaria.”

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Dr. Kenneth J. Meyers | Sermons (69) Aug 10th, 2016

“ANSWERING A QUESTION WITH A QUESTION”

Dr. Kenneth J. Meyers preached this sermon on July 10, 2016 at Riverside Baptist Church in Jacksonville, FL. It is based on Luke 10:25-37 and was preached on the Sunday following the deaths of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Philando Castile in St. Paul, and five police officers in Dallas.