Dalai Lama Quotes

“Love and kindness are the very basis of society.  If we lose these feelings, society will face tremendous difficulties; the survival of humanity will be endangered.”– the Dalai Lama

Without You God Can Do Nothing

Without You God Can Do Nothing Preview Scripture Reading: Ephesians 4:1-10 In this short preview, Rev Malik Saafir tells us why teaching is important within the church as an introduction to his sermon “Without You God Can Do Nothing.”

WAKE UP!!!

Wake Up Preview Scripture Reading: John 11:38-44 Rev Malik Saafir charges the church in this sermon to “Wake Up!!!”

Lost On Purpose Part 2

Lost On Purpose Part 2 Preview Scripture Reading: Acts 1:1-11 Rev Malik Saafir completes the “Lost On Purpose” series in a powerful way. Enjoy this preview.

Lost On Purpose Part 1

Lost On Purpose Part 1 Preview Scripture Reading: Jonah 4 Part 1 of a 2 part series, from Rev. Malik Saafir, on being “Lost On Purpose.”

Dumping In Dixie

To be poor, working-class, or a person of color in the United States often means bearing a disproportionate share of the country’s environmental problems. Starting with the premise that all Americans have a basic right to live in a healthy environment, Dumping in Dixie chronicles the efforts of five African American communities, empowered by the…

Slow Violence and Environmentalism of the Poor

The violence wrought by climate change, toxic drift, deforestation, oil spills, and the environmental aftermath of war takes place gradually and often invisibly. Using the innovative concept of “slow violence” to describe these threats, Rob Nixon focuses on the inattention we have paid to the attritional lethality of many environmental crises, in contrast with the…