The Final Word is Love

The Final Word is Love

Time and again, I find myself returning to On Being podcasts. Sometimes I’m surprised by some little jewels tucked inside an episode, like in this Paul Elie broadcast. Krista Tippett has a simply magical interview with writer and editor Paul Elie in which they...
Leveraging Conflict for Beloved Community

Leveraging Conflict for Beloved Community

This post was originally published for the Clara Barton and Massachusetts Bay Districts newsletter, October 2011. We include it here because it is essentially the story of someone making a choice between “bankruptcy” and “beloved community.”...
Who Are You In the Deepest Sense?

Who Are You In the Deepest Sense?

In this video, Prince Ea, the “Deepest Rapper Alive,” reflects on how we “fix Ferguson.” So many of us speak of “changing the world” and we march and demonstrate and get arrested. What if we spent some of that time together considering Prince Ea’s question: “Who...