Sometimes I am a person who feels that she walks in the dark a lot because I do not always feel that I fit into my social context.
In our recent work focusing on welcoming community conversations, centered around inclusion for all, we found ourselves in Clarkston, Georgia engaging with the refugee community.
This post is in honor of my dad who is in hospice and fighting the good fight, but we know his time here is short. My dad and I are very close.
Join us as we celebrate the summer solstice with food, fun activities and the community.
What does it mean to be radically welcoming? I attended two events this week that led me to think about this question.
Compassion House for Living & Dying and Compassionate Atlanta cordially invite you to a Community Listening and Dialogue Session on the current state of end-of-life care services in the Atlanta area. The co-founders of Compassion House for Living & Dying
Welcome to TEDxPonceyHighland’s inaugural event – UNEARTH 2019! Our mission is to establish a platform for those sectors of the population that need spaces for their voices to be heard. This encompasses people who come from grassroots beginnings, from less-acknowledged
Join us for a birthday celebration in honor of Mr. Rogers, born on March 20, 1928. Guests will enjoy a free screening of Won’t You Be My Neighbor?, in which Academy Award-winning filmmaker Morgan Neville (Twenty Feet from Stardom) looks
Come share your ideas and hear from metro Atlanta urban farmers and local food experts about the value that community gardens and farms can bring to the City of Clarkston as it grows and develops.
Take this workshop for personal growth or as a first step toward volunteering as a workshop facilitator in the community or in our prisons. Learn proven strategies and methods for implementing nonviolent alternatives in your life.
Are you one of those person who likes grocery shopping? I’m not. It’s a chore that needs to be done, but not one of my favorites. Except recently, I found a way to enjoy grocery shopping. Here’s how everything changed…
Have you ever messed up and gone to a meeting on the wrong day? Well, I’m going to admit that it has happened to me more than once 🙂 In fact, it happened today. An important meeting at a fancy restaurant.
There will be vendors with local and global items for you to purchase. It is perfect for all your holiday shopping, so make sure to mark your calendars. There are a couple of spots for vendors still available, so if you
The goal is to make clear the urgency of saving lives through understanding and stopping micro-aggressions towards GLBTQ clients.
The focus will be on housing: We will have representatives speak about the Affordable Housing work going on in Decatur and hear from A Home for Everyone in Dekalb about the setup of cold weather/freeze shelters for this winter.
A few weeks ago, I wrote about my nephew showing me that shared joy is double joy.
For new and experienced practitioners alike, come an enjoy and all day community meditation retreat and break from your usual routines and relax.
As Mother’s Day approaches, I think of all of the people who nurture, who care for, who show compassion and who inspire. I am an aunt, not a mother, but I love my motherly tendencies. 😊 Is there enough food on the table?