Enslavement & Freedom

Freedom is something we all strive for. Yet how do we unknowingly perpetuate bondage? Join us as we reflect on enslavement and the search for freedom.

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Emilie Townes: Lament in Faith Communities

Rev. Dr. Emilie Townes discusses the role of lament in speaking the truth about pain and injustice so that communities of faith can work toward freedom.

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Jeannie Alexander: The Myth of Security

Jeannie Alexander, Co-founder and Director of No Exceptions Prison Collective, talks about the narrative of security that keeps many from living free.

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Susan Hudson McBride: Holding Opposites

Prison activist and theology student Susan Hudson McBride tells a powerful story that shows the importance of holding opposites in our understanding of...

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Emilie Townes: Feelings Without Knowledge

In this Encounter, Dr. Townes speaks to the destructive human tendency to experience feelings without knowledge.

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Jeannie Alexander: Action Items

Jeannie Alexander, Co-Founder and Director of No Exceptions Prison Collective, offers ways to act on the mass incarceration problem in the U.S.

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Emilie Townes: How Do We Perpetuate Captivity?

In this video Encounter, Rev. Dr. Emilie Townes reflects on the institutions and ideas that perpetuate captivity, even if we do not realize it.

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Guided Paths
This Guide starts with an interview with Emilie Townes and focuses on how faith communities can express lament together in community.
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Actions
Discover ways to express lament in faith communities to work against injustice and toward freedom.
about 3 years ago
Reflections
Use these questions to guide individual reflection or group conversation about Emilie Townes' video, "Lament in Faith Communities."
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Encounters
Rev. Dr. Emilie Townes discusses the role of lament in speaking the truth about pain and injustice so that communities of faith can work toward freedom.
about 3 years ago
Guided Paths
This Guide features more in depth discussion about mass incarceration and gives video suggestions to learn more about the issue.
about 3 years ago
Actions
These informative videos offer a clear perspective on mass incarceration in the U.S. Share them on social media or with your friends to educate others about this issue.
about 3 years ago
Reflections
Use these questions for individual reflection or for a group discussion about Jeannie Alexander's video, "They Myth of Security."
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Encounters
Jeannie Alexander, Co-founder and Director of No Exceptions Prison Collective, talks about the narrative of security that keeps many from living free.
about 3 years ago

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