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A Letter to Boy, Age Seven

By Elrena Evans Merry Christmas! I picked your card off the Christmas tree in my church because I have three boys of my own—two older than you and one younger—and I thought they might...

The Eve of Advent

By Eberhard Arnold In the past God spoke…through the prophets at many times and in various ways. ~ Hebrews 1:1 Advent is a time in which we share in the longing of all those...

Difficult Discussions at Dinner?

Are you nervous about navigating potentially tricky conversations with loved ones today? ESA's dialogue expert, Kristyn Komarnicki, shares some strategies for dialogue across difference. (Click here for an edited transcript of this conversation.)  ...

Helping Animals Helps People

Stepping Over a Homeless Man to Feed a Dog (And Other Things I've Never Had to do as an Animal Advocate) by Sarah Withrow King  I've been an activist since I was old enough...