Spiritual Pracitce Listening Behind A practice for non-judgmental listening that allows your partner to reflect deeply. Topic Conversations Resources for creating a hospitable spirit. Book Review Uncommon Decency A rousing exploration of civility by a seasoned evangelical Christian. Quotes What is Democracy? A collection of quotes on the many facets of this way of life.
Project Overview The Practicing Democracy Project An overview of our curated resources and spiritual practices for individuals and groups wanting to practice democracy. (Click on the blue icons to navigate to other content sections.)
Survey Help Shape the Project Take our online survey to share your hopes, fears, needs, and ideas about democracy.
Book Review Love Your Enemies Personal stories and spiritual practices on loving our enemies.
Book Excerpt Getting a Grip Clarity, Creativity and Courage in a World Gone Mad
Childern's Books Stories about children (and a moody cow) using sitting and walking meditation to deal with difficult emotions.
Prayer A Book of Uncommon Prayer A desperate prayer for patience, muttering, bubbling, nattering, and preening politicians.
Spiritual Practice I Am More Than This A simple practice for countless situations when you need to get a wider perspective on what's happening to you.
Topic Empathy Articles, books, films, spiritual practices and more to encourage openness to and connections with others.