Six New Things

Check six ministry resources in this weekly post.

Christian Piatt’s Surviving the Bible:  A Devotional for the Church Year 2018 (Fortress) includes suggestions for art/music/video that relate to each week’s lectionary texts.  Here’s the podcast.    Piatt will discuss Justice, Renewal, & The Theology of Prince with Pamela Ayo Yetunde at Surly Brewing Company November 11.

In Transforming Communities (Chalice), Sandhya Rani Jha offers tools, vision and encouragement for healing neighborhoods.  Chalice posts an interview; Faith & Leadership features the Oakland Peace Center; and Jim Keat and Carol Howard Merritt interview Jha on CPR Live.

A New Song to Sing:  Breast Cancer as Journey of Spirit (Spirited Voices) by Linda C. Loving is a workbook for gatherings of women in faith-based communities.

With a foreword by Parker Palmer, Fearless Dialogues (WJKP) by Gregory C. Ellison II presents a new movement that creates spaces for unlikely partners to engage in hard conversations and work for community transformation.  Videos introduce the book.  Hear Ellison on The Distillery.

Spiritual Playdate offers free access to their inclusive interfaith curriculum for one year.

The current issue of Circuit Rider highlights alternative faith communities.

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