Resources


Justice and Witness

The Civil Conversations ProjectA resource for healing our fractured civic spaces.
Research says there are ways to reduce racial bias. Calling people racist isn't one of them. German Lopez

Articles
Statement on Ministry Gregory Morisse
The Four Verses of Jesus Gregory Morisse
Suggestions for Listening Gregory Morisse

Leadership Development

Solving Your Organization's Open-Faced Sandwich Peter Bregman
The First 1,000 Days: Bloomberg Reflects on Obama Michael Bloomberg
White Privilege: A Resource for Transformational Dialogue

Centers, Institutes, and Organizations

The Massachusetts Council of Churches
The Bowen Center for the Study of the Family - the Georgetown Family Center
The Center for Family Process
Faith Trust Institute - founded by the Reverend Marie Fortune
Tending the Fire - course taught by the Reverend Barbara Lemmel

The Bible

New Revised Standard Version
Bible Gateway - most translations; skip the commentaries
Revised Common Lectionary
Interlinear Bible - to look up the original Hebrew or Greek

Spiritual Inventories

Discover Your Personality - lions, beavers, otters, & golden retrievers
Do You Live in a Bubble?

Magazines

The Atlantic
The Christian Century

Radio

On Being
The Moth (PRX - Public Radio Exchange)
This American Life (APM - American Public Media)
Wait Wait, Don't Tell Me (NPR - National Public Radio)

Books

Generation to Generation, by Edwin Friedman
A Failure of Nerve, by Edwin Friedman
Summary of Principles, by Edwin Friedman
Frideman's Fables, by Edwin Friedman
Leaders Who Last, by Margaret Marcuson
Let Your Life Speak, by Parker Palmer
Congregational Leadership in Anxious Times, by Peter Steinke
A Wee Worship Book, by Wild Goose Worship Group
Guerrillas Of Grace, by Ted Loder