Angels. They’re depicted in our world’s spiritual lineages as messengers of the Divine, as helpers of humanity and the more-than-human creation. While often feeling as uncomfortably out-of-place in the modern […]
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Re-Wilding Faith: Do I Stay Christian? | Brian McLaren
By Mike Morrell on August 30, 2022 in Biblical, Books, Contemplative, Emergence, Emergent, Justice, Leadership, Life, Meditations, Permaculture, Scripture
When I met Brian McLaren 20 years ago, the encounter changed my life. First the person, then his books, then opportunities to collaborate with him — Brian challenged my faith, then […]
Inflamed | Rupa Marya and Raj Patel
By Mike Morrell on October 18, 2021 in Changemaking, Food, Foresight, Guest Voices, Justice, Leadership, Life, Permaculture, Restorative Justice, Storytelling
The following is an excerpt from Inflamed: Deep Medicine and the Anatomy of Injustice by Rupa Marya and Raj Patel. It’s a featured Speakeasy selection, and there are still limited review […]
God is Not a Math Problem: Feasting on the Holy Trinity.
By Mike Morrell on May 30, 2021 in Biblical, Books, Contemplative, Divine Dance, Emergent, Eschatology, Eucharist, Food, Jesus, Life, Permaculture, Scripture, Storytelling
For the past thousand years, friends of God aspiring to the Way of Jesus have traditionally celebrated this first Sunday after Pentecost as “the Feast of the Holy Trinity.” In […]
Carry the Fire: Talking God, permaculture, transhumanism and aliens with Dustin Kensrue!
By Mike Morrell on September 29, 2020 in Changemaking, Contemplative, Emergence, Emergent, Foresight, Interviews, Leadership, Life, Music, Permaculture, Podcast
I love podcasts. So much so, that I’m always this close to starting my own. But I’ll be honest: what’s really fun is being on other people’s podcasts. Getting to talk with […]