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For the love of Public Space

Public parks and shared spaces in cities are an opportunity to reveal the community’s values – and I love what this quote, taken from Rosa Parks Circle’s bench/plaque, says about downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan: 27 more words

Community Building

New Conference and Nature Walk Series Focuses On Montreal Flora & Fauna

By Hélène Montpetit

From the strip of walking trails and cycling paths on the shores of the Saint Lawrence River to the well-travelled escarpments of Mount Royal, Montreal is home to several species of birds, animals and plants. 145 more words

Conscious Living

The Real Eve

What was the 1st thing that popped in your mind when you saw that title?

How about when you see this picture?

I wish I could read all of your minds. 952 more words



I am sitting here thinking, I have not written in a while.  Honestly, there has been so much going on, I have felt overwhelmed and unable to write.   846 more words


Delving Deeper Returns

We had a nice discussion after our service on November 20th. Several people asked us to offer this again. So, we have decided to hold our next “Delving Deeper” discussion circle on Sunday, January 29th after second service. 149 more words

Sunday Services

Visit Planned to St. Petersburg College, 1/17/17: "Bridging Differences in a Time of Change: Exploring Approaches to Dialogue, Community Building, and Peacebuilding"

By: David J. Smith, January 11, 2017

I will be visiting St. Petersburg College, Clearwater campus in Florida,  on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 to talk with students, staff, faculty and the community on peacebuilding.   20 more words

Community Colleges

My President is Black...

…for 9 more days.

Well, well, well, last night was intense. Did you watch the President’t speech? A true culturally responsive educator, wouldn’t have missed it for the world. 1,305 more words