Tag Archives: learning

On Breaking and Losing Stuff

Posted on behalf of Zalo Crivelli, Video Coordinator, Team East After almost 7 weeks on the road, I’ve managed to lose my retainer, my laptop charger, my front fender’s mudguard, and about 20 rubber bands (they held my clothes in … Continue reading

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Learning about Churches

Posted on behalf of Sophie Sokolov, Social Media for the North Shore Team Prior to this summer faith felt wholly separate from me and my life, an invisible  line separated  me from this other group of people who believed. I … Continue reading

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On Beans and Hearts

Posted on behalf of Sophie Sokolov, Social Media Coordinator for Team North Shore Last night, we burned chickpeas. They were boiling in a pot of water, completely submerged, but somehow, they burned. I’m not sure it’s ever happened before in … Continue reading

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Carolyn the Helpful

Posted on behalf of Ariel Schwalb, Community Outreach Coordinator for Team North Shore The first time our team met Carolyn Britt, she was at the joint GASPP and Healthlink meeting on the first of July. We had a busy night … Continue reading

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We’re not the Biker Girls

Posted on behalf of Sophie Sokolov, Social Media Coordinator for the North Shore Team “Slut!” a pair of boys yelled out of a red sports car. I think it goes without saying that this is inappropriate and offensive, but what … Continue reading

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Like Riding a Bike…

Posted on behalf of Jana Wilkes, Community Outreach Coordinator, Team East My biking experience this summer has been a little like the character Calvin’s attempts from my favorite comic, Calvin and Hobbes. Every time he tried to get on his … Continue reading

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Zen Rooms: Broken Assumptions and New Connections

Posted on behalf of Kelly Chen, Media Coordinator for Team North Shore The zen room surprised me. I admit that I am new to churches, so many of my expectations of spiritual places have been broken already. But an airy, … Continue reading

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Children’s Hour with #WestMass at HUMC in Belchertown

Team #WestMass had the opportunity to address children’s and churchgoers’ questions at Hope United in Belchertown! Thank you so much to Pastor Aida and to the congregation for your welcome and involvement in our project.

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Biking in Solidarity with Dracut and Lowell

Written by Tuula Perry, Team Leader, Team East I am so proud of my team for hosting our first event this past Tuesday, July 1st. We held the event at St. Francis Church down the hill near a newly constructed … Continue reading

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Canvassing 101

Written by Gonzalo “Zalo” Crivelli, Video Coordinator, Team East On June 30, Nicholas Jansen and I walked door to door through a suburban community where a proposed second Kinder Morgan Pipeline has been re-routed. After biking through the busy, hilly … Continue reading

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