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Dallas Willard: Knowledge in the Context of Spiritual Formation

4 Ways the Church Misunderstands Spiritual Formation

The journey into God that transforms us and leads us into deeper connection with God lies at the heart of spiritual formation. Formation creates a space for that encounter to occur, and it nurtures the practice and virtues that makes that journey possible.<p>But it is also widely misunderstood, even …

Spirituality

How We Gather

Casper ter Kuile and Angie Thurston published a report last April called <i>How We Gather — A New Report On Non-Religious Community</i>. The big takeaway is …

How living museums are 'waking up' sleeping artefacts

Time takes on a unique meaning in a museum. It’s extremely rare for an artefact to be let go from a collection, so a never-ending duty of care …

Urban neighborhoods. Berlin

How Economic Development Can Build 'Community Wealth'

Too often, economic development efforts pit communities against each other or fail to help large swaths of low-income people. How do you go about engaging in economic development that helps low-income areas, involves local people in the process, creates jobs paying a decent wage, avoids the …

Vegetables

The Secret Sauce to Developing Sustainable Communities

<i>Magic Dance</i> by Karen Soul Spider Light. Illustration from <i>The Wings of the Heart</i> written by Kevin Red Bear Dubrow. A man goes on a journey to recover his heart wings and encounters the Sufi Whirling Dervishes who ecstatically dance with love. www.karenlight.com<p>By Cassandra Dara-Abrams<p>Many want to …

Bernie Sanders

Small Is Beautiful: How Community-Led Development Could Help Beat The Housing Crisis

Last week's budget announcement was peppered with George Osborne's new catchphrase - long-term solutions to long-term problems are needed, he …

A Year After Kenya College Massacre, Teachers Step In To Address The Counterterror Vacuum

One year ago, the massacre of over 140 students in Kenya by al Shabab militants once again highlighted fatal flaws in the country’s counterterrorism strategy.<p>In the deadliest attack in Kenya in nearly two decades, gunmen stormed the campus of Garissa University at dawn on April 2, 2015, and turned …

Africa

Syrian refugees next door?

Following the March 2016 bombings in Brussels, Donald Trump stated:<p>We have to be smart … We’re taking in people without real documentation. We don’t …

The Philosopher Chef

Yotam Ottolenghi’s ideas are changing the way London eats.<p>In 1997, in Amsterdam, Yotam Ottolenghi finished writing the last chapter of his master’s thesis on the ontological status of the photographic image in aesthetic and analytic philosophy, rode his bicycle to the post office, and sent copies …

She grows it, he cooks it: when Alys Fowler met Yotam Ottolenghi

Alys on Yotam<p>I am good at growing greens. Sometimes I am only good at growing greens. My husband calls this the leaf and twigs stage, which is shorthand for, "We're having kale for supper again." Kale, spring greens, leafy greens, bitter greens – it's all a bit green for too much of my year. I've …

The ripe stuff: Yotam Ottolenghi’s tomato salad recipes

Everyone has their “Where were you when…?” moment. If the question draws a blank, it’s a dead giveaway as to a person’s age, while the question itself often reveals much about someone’s interests and passions.<p>For example, “Where were you when you had your first tomato moment?” “My <i>what</i> moment?” …

Tomatoes

A Week of Lunches from Ottolenghi

Yotam Ottolenghi and his London cafes embody the most modern ideal of lunch: colorful, vegetable-forward, Mediterranean-inspired. To open one of his …

Food

Ottolenghi’s restaurants worth flying for

Ottolenghi's Mediterranean Feast<p>The secret to making one of the smoothest, most delicious hummus recipes you'll ever try can be found in Yotam …

Recipe: Yotam Ottolenghi's Roast Chicken & 3-Rice Salad

Preheat the oven to 425°F. Rub the chicken with a scant 3 tablespoons of the olive oil and season liberally with salt and pepper. Place in a roasting …

Onions

A Yotam Ottolenghi & Heidi Swanson Sighting to Remember

Last Friday, the king and queen of the today’s food world came for lunch. It was Yotam Ottolenghi and Heidi Swanson’s joint book signing—the first in our new office!—and there was no way to play it cool.<p>Heidi swaggered in in an all-black ensemble with a smile that glowed (and not just because of …

Supernatural

It’s a cracker: Yotam Ottolenghi’s braised egg recipes

The connection between eggs and Valentine’s Day possibly makes more sense in my head than on the page: for me, there’s something about eggs as the essence of life, the start of it all, that inextricably links them to that first spark of romance. Then there’s the way that eggs, like people, are …

Eggs

You’d be surprised how much you can do with a chickpea – Yotam Ottolenghi recipes

Did you make it through 40 days of Lenten abstinence, relying mostly on the tins and cans already in your cupboard? I’m not a great faster, but I have been using up the many cans of chickpeas I had at the start of the month, so maybe I was abstaining without realising it.<p>There’s a joyful …

Chickpeas

Heat Up Your Homemade Falafel With Harissa and Black Olives

I know the old Almond Joy and Mounds commercials say that sometimes you feel like a nut, sometimes you don't, but I think a more apt phrase for my general style of cooking is "sometimes you feel like burning your face off with spicy foods, sometimes you don't, but usually you do, and you only don't …

Anti-Muslim graffiti is brilliantly amended by kind-hearted good samaritan

There's no place for anything like this.<p>Racism, xenophobia and bigotry have existed since the dawn of time but it never gets any less shocking to see …

Anti-Trump Street Art Reminds Us There Is Still Some Good In This World

Trump is already more or less a cartoon character, so this is just the next logical step.<p>Street artists are fighting back against Donald Trump.<p>Various murals, stencils and posters depicting the GOP front-runner in assorted unflattering ways -- comparing him to Adolf Hitler, Donald Duck and a piece …

Donald Trump

Traditional market in Jerusalem turns into portrait gallery after dark

A 22-year-old native Londoner has transformed one of Jerusalem's main markets into an artistic attraction that has been dubbed "The Shuk …

Graffiti art comes to life at night in Jerusalem market

Near-daily unrest is keeping clientele away from Jerusalem’s normally bustling main market, Mahana Yehuda, causing a steep decline in sales at its bars, shops and restaurants.<p>But as the market shuts down at night, new faces appear.<p>A graffiti artist and his partner are painting dazzling portraits, …

Banksy art expected to fetch $500,000 at L.A. auction

Works by Banksy, the enigmatic British street artist, are expected to fetch upwards of a half-million dollars when they hit the auction block next …

The life of a graffiti artist just out of prison

“Cut his hands off”, “Tattoo his head with criminal” are some of the comments Molly Manning Walker came across on the articles about her friend, Harry Conway, after he was prosecuted for his graffiti work. In a state of shock, she was intrigued by the surrounding, one-sided narrative the media …

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