"The journey takes us somewhere, to someone. Jesus knows the road because he travelled it himself. He walks with us, telling us wonderful stories mile after mile, until we arrive. The secret is simply to keep taking the next step."
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"Feminism is not about femaleness. It is not even changing the hands that hold the power, but to actually change the definition of power. Non-duality is at the center of Gospel feminism."
"All my life I was taught to hate people like you. But after tonight, I see nothing to hate."
"And are we, as individuals, responsible for showing up, speaking up, and being the church we want to see? Yes. We all participate in creating, living, and being church."
"Yes, adults can also experience the enrichment of praying outdoors. Yes, God is active in the adventure of abandoning ourselves to the possibilities of carrying only what we need. Yes, conversion closer to Christ comes with traveling over unknown trails with a praying community and letting our devotion to persistent questions show us The Way."
"How do we decolonize our entire way of being in North America? How do we decolonize historical assumptions that run deep in the heart and soul of U.S. culture?"
"Do I take the time to make a difference by simply offering a kind word, a gentle touch, a sacred space for another to share their story, or a caring message to be felt at the level of the heart and soul?"
"When people are given the right information on this issue and when they are given the time to deliberate on it, they really understand what is happening and want robust measures."
"The artificial separation between humans and cosmos is at the root of contemporary moral confusion."
"Each of us has busy days and a busy life, but that does not give us permission to disregard the sacredness of another who enters our world of deadlines. … If we continue to meet all the deadlines and miss the persons or experiences in our daily lives, we most certainly will encounter the 'dead-lines' that have no heartbeat or response to the life-giving mystery of God's people in our lives."
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