The Sacred Hoop

Message by Eva Riebold Moment of Perspective – Doris Seale and Cultural Appropriation – AJ Fox The opening words are from Black Elk, Oglala Lakota holy man, from the book Black Elk Speaks, by John Neihardt: Everything the Power of the World does is done in a circle. The sky Read more…

Widening the Circle of Self

By Rev. Michelle Scott-Huffman The opening words are Into the Circle, by Rev. Dr. David Breeden.We gather into this circle.We gather into this circle of careto dream,to envision,to embody and achievethe compassion we dream,the justice we envision,the dignity of eachin an ever-growingcircle of love and justice. Drum Circle #1Performed Extemporaneously Read more…

Bending the Arc

Message by Colleen Appel and Susanne Bounds Moment of Perspective – “Take 5” (Deep Breaths) – AJ Fox The opening words are from the article “Racial Bias, Even When We Have Good Intentions,” by Sendhil Mullainathan:  “…Ugly pockets of conscious bigotry remain in this country, but most discrimination is more Read more…