Ecumenical / Interfaith Educational Series

Seeds of Hope, Unity and Peace                                         Community Engagement in Prayer and Action to Promote a Just Society

♥ This is a series of 4 sessions to promote interfaith dialogue on the injustices and inequalities in our communities, from a faith perspective. They are designed to meet the following goals:

Mindful Parenting: A Conversation With Jon + Myla Kabat-Zinn


Back by popular demand! The Kabat-Zinns return to Seattle after inspiring a sell-out crowd at Town Hall last January. This time, in a more intimate setting, Jon and Myla invite you to join them for a conversation on the challenges and joys of bringing greater awareness and presence to the constantly changing landscape of parenting.

Cultivating Compassion: Learning to Cultivate Our Natural Capacity for Kindness and Compassion

A 5-day retreat with Patrick Gaffney at Lerab Ling (South of France)

Wednesday 5 to Sunday 9 March 2014

Although kindness and compassion are basic human qualities, it is not always easy to embody them in our lives, especially in today’s hectic, fast-paced world.

Join the Compassion Book Club!

Join the Compassion Book Club to download the FREE Reading Guide for Karen Armstrong's book, Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life.

We will keep you up to date on books, book groups, online resources, events and book reviews related to the Charter for Compassion and the global compassion movement. 

Positive Discipline in the Classroom

Thurgood Marshall Elementary January (Thurs.) 9, 16, 30, and February 9, 16 (no class January 23rd)
4:15- 7:15 PM

Feeling challenged by unmotivated students or power struggles?

Are you losing valuable teaching time because you’re constantly dealing with behaviors?

Wouldn’t it be great if your students would do the right thing even when you weren’t watching?

After this workshop you will be able to: