It Is Jesus Who Came to Meet You in the Street

It is Jesus who came to meet you in the streetBrought you in his home, took off his clothesSo that he could bow down and wash your feetJesus was naked where Adam was ashamedRemoving what of this world stuck to your feetThe grime, the sludge, the remnants of the pastAll that was unwanted in the …

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The Parents' Way Podcast

The Parents’ Way Podcast

Progressive Politics, Spirituality, and Parenting Angela and I have started a new podcast. where we invite you to a conversation about progressive politics, spirituality and parenting. In this episode, Angela and Niels talk about their ideas for this podcast, and why we feel it is necessary. There is very little space for parents to discuss …

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Give Life

Give Life

Dear Kai, It seems that there are two different stories presented about being a man in our day and age. The first one we see in the media, on t.v. mostly and if you’re unfamiliar with it, the story is quite simple. The husband is at home a bumbling foo; and the other has to …

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I love women

I Love Women

Dear Kai, Several years ago I did an exercise in a class where we drew a box on the black board and we called it the “Be a man” box. (I learned this exercise from the sociologist Michael Kimmel.) The idea is that the class identifies what they think of when they hear the phrase …

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