The Fellowship of Reconciliation is in mourning today at the news of the sudden death yesterday, Dec. 11, of Reverend Sam Smith, a Brethren minister, multimedia artist, and FOR leader in countless capacities. Sam, whose 64th birthday was this past Sunday, Dec.
We are investigating the restart of the Ithaca Chapter of Fellowship Of Reconciliation.
On December 10, 2014, Global Days of Listening (GDoL) is presenting an extraordinary live stream event in recognition of Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan on International Human Rights Day.
FOR is honored to invite everyone in the Tri-State Area to join us at a special event featuring FOR Freeman Fellow Rev. Osagyefo Uhuru Sekou with activist and author David Hartsough next week in New York City!
December 1, 2014, St Louis, Missouri: “On the anniversary of Rosa Park’s heroic act which set the stage to break the back of American apartheid, following more than one hundred days of sustained protest and a week of massive nationwide and global solidarity protests,
In this season, as we begin times of celebrations, we are aware that there is still much hurt and distrust in our world. Even so, FOR USA is determined to create a world of peace through the transforming power of nonviolent reconciliation.
Has your church ever executed someone? Don’t be appalled by such a question. Think deeper. Perhaps you never hung someone on the cross at the front of your sanctuary, but have you considered the consequences of your inaction?
From our community to yours, Happy Thanksgiving!
There is much brokenness in our world and much more justice to work for. Nonetheless, we are thankful for our beloved community of FOR members, supporters and chapters.
In the video below, FOR Executive Director Kristin Stoneking shares a message of hope and peace for the coming year.