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March 30, 2019 | by Hannah Wilder
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Engage with the author at this special event! The Rev. Dr. Sarah Griffith Lund, author of Blessed are the Crazy: Breaking the Silence on Mental Health, Family and the Church The day will include a panel discussion, story telling and workshops. Clergy, this event is eligible for .5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) Cost for this […]

June 22, 2018 | by Katharine Jefferts Schori

  Facebook Video of the Press Conference. Bishop Katharine’s comments are from 38:27 – 43:29. Senator Kamala Harri’s comments are from 1:07 – 1:17.   This nation has a long and ugly history of removing children from their natural parents, and subjecting some categories of children to truly inhumane practices. The first peoples of these […]

June 20, 2018 | by Episcopal Public Policy Network of California

When large numbers of people cross borders to flee persecution, war, and disaster, they are considered refugees in the world’s eyes, and many nations build refugee camps or absorb migrating people, helping families resettle and educate the children. In the United States, our tendency has been to treat migrants as criminals violating our international boundaries, […]

June 19, 2018 | by Stasi McAteer

Our family has hosted Friday Family Meal (FFM) for three-and-a-half years, and thanks to a fearless love grant, we were able to cover our costs for 2017. The purpose of FFM is to share a gift of a meal and make connections with our neighbors. There’s no agenda; we simply welcome people to our table, […]

March 7, 2018 | by Stasi McAteer

In our third essay on Friday Family Meal (FFM), I’d like to share some of the creative ways we’ve used this platform to build community in Ocean Beach. FFM has become a known entity in our part of town, with friends inviting friends who in turn invite their friends, to the point where now I […]