Results for "author_first: Patricia Campbell, author_last: Carlson"
Anniversary of Seeds of Peace UNESCO prize Celebrating a group that encourages friendships among youth as they learn the art of peacemaking.
Anniversary of Dr. Martin Luther King's "I Have a Dream" Speech (PDP) Remembering a pivotal point in the civil rights movement that addressed the need to break the chains of discrimination.
Birthday of Leonard Bernstein Honoring the life of one of the first American conductors to receive worldwide acclaim.
Birthday of Wendell Berry (PDP) Honoring the farmer, ecologist, cultural critic, teacher, and prolific author who reminds us of the value of living close to the land.
Birthday of Clarence Jordan (PDP) Remembering the co-founder of Koinonia Farm and author of the Cotton Patch Gospel series.
Birthday of Nelson Mandela (PDP) Honoring the life of the South African political leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate who never gave up on his ideal of a democratic society.
A Prayer in Awe of Mamoudou Gassama's Spontaneous Courage What we do in emergency situations speaks volumes about who we are, as 22-year-old Mamoudou Gassama's courage and quick reflexes show. Upon seeing a child dangling from a fifth-storey Paris apartmen…
Birthday of Rose Hawthorne Lathrop Remembering the compassion of an unsung pioneer in the hospice movement.
A Prayer for the Prospering of the Poor People's Campaign Visions for a more just and compassionate world can take decades to come to fruition. We now have the soul-stirring opportunity to be part of Dr. Martin Luther King's Poor People's Campaign, inaugur…
Praying in Times of a New Abnormal As of this writing on November 16, 2018, the death toll from California's Camp Fire has risen to 63 — making it the deadliest wildfire in California history — and the list of the missing contain…