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Reflection
June 30, 2014 | What is offered in the Gospels, and in the life of the church, is an invitation for our hearts to be healed -- an invitation that each of us can to extend to others, says a graduate of Seattle Pacific University.
Reflection
April 21, 2014 | It is in military chaplaincy, perhaps more than anywhere else in the religious world, that people from every theological background are thrown together and forced to find a way forward, an Army chaplain says.
Reflection
April 3, 2014 | Two decades after she was pulled from a mass grave, a survivor of the Rwandan genocide reminds us not to hold Rwanda in the memory of its past but to honor those who embody the hope of their nation’s present and future.
Article
February 24, 2014 | The friendship between three men -- two African-American pastors and a white businessman -- formed the core of Jobs for Life, a Christian nonprofit that has helped more than 22,000 men and women find employment.
Reflection
February 11, 2014 | An Episcopal priest who worked as a volunteer in Sudan says that recent fighting, while tragic, does not cause him to lose hope in the church’s peace ministry there.
Reflection
October 21, 2013 | Contemplative silence allows uncommon people to find common ground and a deep understanding that is at the heart of Christian faith: God is love.
Q&A
August 27, 2013 | Seeing his hometown rally around his dying sister prompted a journalist to move back to the Louisiana community in which he had grown up. But as he writes in his memoir, “The Little Way of Ruthie Leming,” reconciliation was not easy.
Article
August 9, 2013 | When a faith-based organization realized its tactics were not accomplishing its goal of stopping violence, members tried a new approach: simply being with people who were suffering.
Q&A
August 7, 2013 | Justice and healing from violence are best approached by simply being with those who are suffering, says a United Methodist layperson who directs a faith-based organization.
Multimedia
July 25, 2013 | In a short excerpt from a longer interview, the founder and president of Maison Shalom in Burundi explains why she built various parts of Maison Shalom, including schools, homes, a hospital, a movie theater, swimming pool and a morgue.
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July 25, 2013 | In a short excerpt from a longer interview, the founder and president of Maison Shalom in Burundi explains how she found the courage to build Maison Shalom.
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July 25, 2013 | In a short excerpt from a longer interview, the founder and president of Maison Shalom in Burundi explains why it was important to build a morgue.
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July 25, 2013 | In a short excerpt from a longer interview, the founder and president of Maison Shalom in Burundi talks about moments when she doubted God.
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July 25, 2013 | In a short excerpt from a longer interview, the founder and president of Maison Shalom in Burundi explains the importance of forgiveness.
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July 25, 2013 | In a short excerpt from a longer interview, the founder and president of Maison Shalom in Burundi explains why, after all the killing she has seen, she wakes up every day thanking God for life.