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Shasta MLK Dream Gathering

Shasta MLK Dream Gathering

The Beloved Community and Shasta County Citizens Advocating Respect (SCCAR) are having a Shasta MLK Dream Gathering on Monday, August 28, 2017  from 6:30-8 p.m. at the MLK Center, 1815 Sheridan St.  Redding  96001 The Shasta MLK Dream Gathering is a celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech.…

Beyond Resistance

Beyond Resistance

The Network of Spiritual Progressives and Tikkun magazine periodically offer a seven-session Spiritual Activism Training: Beyond Resistance - Strategies in the Age of Trump.…

Connect to Something Greater Than Ourselves

Connect to Something Greater Than Ourselves

Rufus Burrow, Jr. in Communitarianism and the Beloved Community, wrote that Martin Luther King Jr. believed people must strive to be in community in a particular way – “…minimally, this must mean respecting each other’s personhood, sharing the bounties of God’s world, and intentionally working toward the development of the…

Connecting Things: Getting Things Done

TEDx Redding was a burst of local creativity, but how do keep the conversation going? How do we get things done? The local Beloved Community movement, energized by the recent Martin Luther King Jr. commemoration has generated lots of ideas and excitement. How do we bring focus and get things done? Connect Things. Reduce time. […]

Beloved Community

Beloved Community is a term coined by philosopher Josiah Royce to denote an ideal community. Royce founded the Fellowship of Reconciliation, “an interfaith organization committed to active nonviolence as a transforming way of life and as a means of radical change.”  FOR educates, trains, build coalitions, and engages in nonviolent and compassionate…