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Indigenous People Groups


Every culture reflects God’s glorious creativity. God reveals himself in diversity. We deeply regret the history of oppression and exclusion of indigenous groups and voices, and the church’s role in these processes. We reject the idea that Western culture is ‘superior’. Every culture is both brilliant and broken, beautiful and hurting. We choose to celebrate […]

The Importance of Embodied Wisdom and Mentorship


Embodied wisdom (which is distinct from mere knowledge) is an invaluable resource for the flourishing of society. However, various factors–including the erosion of extended family, mobility of labor and resources, and the atomization of communities–have contributed to a situation in which embodied wisdom is less accessible. Therefore, we urge: 1) individuals to make sacrifices which […]