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Written by: Rev. Helen Rousseau | Posted on: | Category:

Rev. Helen G. Rousseau

Sometimes when I travel on roads covered with asphalt, I can almost hear the ground below it crying to me: “My breath fails me, my voice is silenced by noises overhead. My land is barren for lack of sun and rain. I once was rich and beautiful with grasses, flowers, and trees, but progress has been covering these lands, free for millions of years. This does not stop ...

Written by: Rev. Carolyn Tobin | Posted on:

Rev. Carolyn Tobin

Our unique purpose, calling to us from a sacred place of inner knowing, is a subject near to my heart. I recently said yes to a dream that took root thirty-seven years ago. Not long after my ‘big yes’, I came across a book by Dr. Terrari Trent, that fired up my interest and passion even more, The Awakened Woman: A Guide to Remembering and Igniting your Sacred Dreams (2017). ...

Written by: Reverend Peggy Petahtegoose | Posted on: | Category:

Call of the Jingle Dress

Grieving has no time structure, boundaries, or limitations.

My own grieving took on a life of its own, when my mother unexpectedly passed on December 17, 1983. I was 26 years old. But my age at this point ceased to matter, as time stopped. Existence was on autopilot. Days drifted into nights, months, then years.

My lifeline is my family: Atikameksheng ...

Written by: Rev. Dr. Stephanie Rutt | Posted on:

I confess I rather enjoyed being not–so–discreetly perused by the slightly disapproving eyes of those around me—most notably from the older women, escorted by their distinguished husbandry, drenched in their long furs, dawning freshly coiffured colored perms, and swaying those dangly earrings side to side with every move. All notable signs of those known to be well–appointed and, of course, destined to sit in the front row of the mezzanine of the Mississippi Coast Coliseum that night in 1979 in ...

Written by: Violetta Zein and Adib Masumian of The Utterance Project | Posted on: | Category:

Two photographs showing the Bahá'í commitment to interfaith dialogue, 103 years apart:

Plymouth Congregational Church 1912

‘Abdu’l-Bahá (the son of Bahá'u'lláh who became the interpreter of his words and the leader of the Baháʼí Faith after his passing) addressing a large gathering at the Plymouth Congregational Church, Chicago, Illinois, 5 May 1912

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