Peace Like A River


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It looks like we are destined to try some new things for our peace party this year, which is good practice for making peace in the world! Some time ago, we set the theme, “Peace Like a River” because rivers flow past obstacles much like what we must do to create peace. Our theme also honors the precious resource we have in the world’s waters. We invite you to celebrate our rivers and this amazing community of peace-builders you are a part of.  Come to the Peace Party on our new date and time, Sunday, October 11, 3-7 pm in Caras Park.

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Peacemakers Wanted!


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We are looking for Missoula peacemakers.  Who do you know who walks the walk daily; who bravely addresses conflict; who makes justice for all central to everything they do;  who is not afraid to stir the waters a little — or a lot; who is brave enough to speak the truth; who teaches us to be better; who inspires you? Continue reading

Introducing “The Olive Branch”


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Shopping Fair Trade is one of the most powerful ways we can have an impact on people across the world. Your fair trade purchases provide people in impoverished communities a bigger share of the price you pay so they can live with more dignity and ease. It also sends a message to stores and corporations that says fairness and justice matter. Continue reading