Category Archives: Nonviolence

Engaging Peace vs. Lemmingcide

by Kathie MM Engaging peace.  For what purpose should we engage peace? To resist violence. To prevent violence.  To end violence. Violence is life-shattering, life-destroying. Peace is life-affirming, love-affirming, future-affirming. Right now life on earth is facing the most violent … Continue reading

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TRUE COLORS, Part 4

By Doe West [Note from Kathie: this is post 4 in a four part series  by Dr. Doe West,  award-winning psychologist and pastor. In response to the October 2006 mass shooting at the West Nickel Mines School in the Old … Continue reading

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TRUE COLORS, Part 3

by Doe West  [Note from Kathie: this is post 3 in a four part series  by Dr. Doe West,  award-winning psychologist and pastor. THIS I CAN PROVE: Trees actually begin to show their true colors in autumn. Here’s why: The four … Continue reading

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TRUE COLORS, Part 2

by Doe West [note from Kathie: this is post 2 in a four part series  by Dr, Doe West, award-winning psychologist and pastor. ] At times like this [in the wake of the latest mass killing], we,  Christians and others, … Continue reading

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