Looking back over events of the last few weeks – the ever-growing river of refugees fleeing countries in collapse; the senseless deaths in Paris, Beirut, Kenya, Mali; and the fires burning in Indonesia that have been labelled an ‘eco-apocalypse’ – it is not surprising that questions about hope for our future hang thickly in the air.
Where do you personally find spiritual nourishment, meaning and community? How does that nourishment feed your action in the world? How will we connect with that nourishment twenty or fifty years into the future? And what is the relevance of tents, caves and shelters for the homeless? Justine Huxley reflects on drinking from the source in a changing world.
Many thanks to Peter Cousins for another guest blog direct from Bogota, updating us on the current situation in the peace process and the potential for an historic move forward for the future of Colombia.
Many thanks to Julian Bond for his guest blog and generous donation of Rodwell's Qur'an to St Ethelburga's.
‘Our God and Your God are One.’ (29.46)
By Amrita Bhohi
Community Reconciliation: a collaborative inquiry was a great opportunity to bring together those in our networks and further afield who are passionate about peacebuilding in their communities and lives, and are looking to learn from others with a similar vision for the future of our society.