Old Ways to New Worlds 

We can help save the planet by developing a new spiritual and environmental ethic built with elements of Indigenous, Shinto, Taoism and other Faiths.

Kiya Heartwood is an award-winning singer-songwriter and a composer.  Kiya is a graduate of Starr King School for the Ministry, a Permaculture designer, … read more.

My Problematic Role Models 

Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence. And he had children with a ‘mistress’ whom he owned. Modern comedians, singers, and authors are pilloried in the press for being morally problematic – yet their jokes, music, and books are beloved. What are we to do?

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Where Do We Go When We Die? 

This question often gets mislabeled as a question about beliefs and faith. Really it is a question about love and loss. Religions through the ages attempt to answer. I will attempt to answer. But it is important to know what is really at stake in … read more.