Join us in tackling this environmental, economic, and social problem as a central element of spiritual activism. These quotes, e-course, spiritual practices, films, books, organizations, teachers, and memes about global warming and climate change call us to change our habits and ideas to actions that embody oneness with the world around us and those with whom we share it.
Take on the fun, healing, protective, and sometimes difficult work of building a community of humans, Earth, and all her species. These books, films, prayers, quotes, spiritual practices and more steer us towards an understanding that we live in a concentric circle of connections that is full of untapped resources and capable of transforming the world for the better.
Explore a variety of perspectives on intentional communities. These books, excerpts, children’s books, films, quotes, and teachers illustrate the variations in philosophy, mission, project emphasis, behavioral norms, and leadership styles of the numerous intentional communities – as well as provide a glimpse into the feeling of belonging and mutual support that many find in them.
Progressive Christian Spirituality
Enjoy a roundup of our content on the emerging trend of progressive Christianity, including a comprehensive A-Z offering of spiritual practices covering topics such as adversaries, a better world, devotion, faith, the fire of love, hope, hospitality, justice, kindness, mysticism, a new moral vision, resting in stillness, the way of wisdom, what churches could be, unity, zeal and more. These books, quotations, probes, stories, prayers, and more promote a vision characterized by such elements as nonexclusivity in our multifaith world, a priority of experience over belief, and spiritual literacy.
Gain a deeper understanding of racism in our world and develop empathy and compassion for its victims. These books, books excerpts, quotes, blog posts, personal explorations, and more provide antidotes to the fears and resentments at the root of racism through the spiritual practices of Compassion, Connections, Hope, Hospitality, Imagination, Justice, Kindness, Listening, Love, Meaning, Openness, Peace, Reverence, Shadow, Transformation, Unity, and X – The Mystery.
Read about teaching as a vocation or watch movies about idealistic teachers. These quotes from Parker Palmer’s The Courage to Teach and links to 18 movies about teachers encourage contemplation of how teachers live out the spiritual practices of Connections, Enthusiasm, Hospitality, Imagination, Listening, Meaning, Nurturing, Openness, Questing, Transformation, Unity, Wonder, and You.