Franciscan Peacemakers makes peace possible in some of the most difficult places, serving women survivors on the streets of Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Our podcast brings the best of what we have learned to your doorstep so you can invite Peace and all Good into the difficult parts of your life, too. Listen here to discover self-care practices, insights from Franciscan spirituality, inspiration from women survivors and people in recovery, and a weekly dose of Peace and All Good for your life.
Shelly's special guest doesn't have a lot to say - but she is quite convincing at wanting you to attend our Franciscan Peacemakers 25th Anniversary fundraiser - a pet blessing at Mt. Mary livestreamed on Facebook Live on October 4 from 1 pm - 2:30 pm. Details here: https://www.facebook.com/events/350496242652078
Resources from this episode: St. Jospehine Bahkita - https://www.franciscanmedia.org/saint-josephine-bakhita...
Episode 7: Peaceful Bubble
Guest: Sara Allison, Plowshare Fair Trade Marketplace and Education for Peace
Learn about the “Peaceful Bubble” that Sara Allison and her colleagues are building in Waukesha at the Plowshare Fair Trade Marketplace and Education for Peace - an organization and fair trade store in downtown Waukesha that is building community around the topic of peacemaking - including economic justice and justice for surv...
1.6 - Believe Survivors
Meet Dawn Jones and Tamara Remington, two “women of valor’’ who worked for decades in law enforcement during the time during and after the first state statutes were put in place to name human sex trafficking as a crime. Today, though retired from civic duty, they each continue to work for justice for survivors - with empathy, kindness and compassion. Listen and learn what stands in the way of survivors ac...
Mic'd up Deacon Steve hits the streets at end of July 2020 with Cynthia and Shelly for some reflection on what he's seeing and hearing on the streets during the pandemic and the subsequent economic downturn. Learn about dehumanization - and some strategies for re-humanization.
Peter Maurin quotation:
Brene Brown on Dehumanization: https://brenebrown.com/blog/2018/05/17/dehumanizat...
1.4 - Advocates Needed Everywhere
Meet Wendy Smith and Deb Schneider, Franciscan Peacemakers Board Members who have become advocates in their suburban counties. Wendy is founder of Washington County Anti-Trafficking Advocates and co-owner of Faith & Giggles Gift Shop in Hartford where you can purchase Franciscan Peacemakers products (we receive 100% of proceeds from sales here). Deb is founder of Faith Coalition Against ...
Continued conversations with the Franciscan Peacemakers team - this week with Mary Leach-Sumlin, Associate Director and Cynthia Perkins, Peer Support Specialist about Street Outreach's place in the healing process.
20% off our guests’ favorite products - Citrus Blend and Honey Oatmeal
Mary’s Prayer Tool:
The You Version Bible App
As we continue to meet various members of the Franciscan Peacemakers team, Shelly talks with Carmen, Director and Co-Founder of the Franciscan Peacemakers Social Enterprise, about her journey through spirituality and social work.
Links: Binaural Beats https://open.spotify.com/album/22yQ8lgVEHKJyVrOvrMiNe?si=LLBY7R_fROaufySm2MIV0w
20% off all Sacred Amber products https://www.giftsforthejourney.com/discount/CARMENPOD
Episode 1 = Breaking the Ice
with guest Deacon Steve Przedpelski, Executive Director of Franciscan Peacemakers
Links - Thistle Farms on PBS Religion and Ethics - https://whttps://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=John+13%3A1-17&version=NRSVww.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/2010/08/13/august-13-2010-thistle-farms/6783/
Gospel of John - Washing of the Feet
Franciscan spirituality: being still and being active. Listen here for stories from the Franciscan Peacemakers' 25 years of work on the streets of Milwaukee, WI, putting faith into action. Coming July 8, 2020!
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