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Love and Intimacy in the Ecozoic Era

By conference convener, Stephanie Mines. “Intimacy with the planet in its wonder and beauty and the full depth of its meaning is what enables an integral human relationship with the planet to function. It is the only possibility for humans to attain their true flourishing while honoring the other modes of earthly being.”  ~ Thomas Berry … Continue reading Love and Intimacy in the Ecozoic Era

What Will We Tell Our Children?

By conference convener, Stephanie Mines. A Review of ‘Climate Generation: Awakening to Our Children’s Future,’ a new book authored by CCC19 participant, Lorna Gold Lorna Gold’s book, Climate Generation: Awakening to Our Children’s Future, offers an accessible rendition of climate science and an action-path to mitigation. But what is really striking to me is that … Continue reading What Will We Tell Our Children?

Ecobuddhism & the 6th Mass Extinction

By guest contributor, Joanna Macy. (This post is republished with permission and updated by Joanna for this blog.) How do you feel about the Sixth Mass Extinction? It’s happening. It’s combined with so much else that promises wholesale collapse. How do we begin to deal with the plastic in the ocean that covers areas the size … Continue reading Ecobuddhism & the 6th Mass Extinction

Co-Creative Spirituality meets Climate Change & Consciousness

By conference convener, Stephanie Mines. “Evolution is the natural landscape where salvation is situated” — Pierre Teilhard de Chardin At the Findhorn Foundation’s Co-Creative Spirituality gathering in Sept 2018, I discovered a new roadmap to hope through heightened communication with subtle and natural realms that wait eagerly for our invitation to lend us their remarkable … Continue reading Co-Creative Spirituality meets Climate Change & Consciousness

Climate Change and the Media

An open letter to CCC19 participants by Robert Yuhnke.* Dear Colleagues in Consciousness: In preparation for our collaboration next April, I wish to suggest media sources that will better support expanding our awareness. Commercial media are not focused on promoting planetary consciousness of the threat that climate change poses to the future of humanity. Mass … Continue reading Climate Change and the Media

The Singing Trees: Inner and Outer Reforestation

A Conversation with Jocelyn May Anderson, by conference convener, Stephanie Mines. Jocelyn May Anderson is the Director of Philanthropy at TreeSisters, a global network of women advancing tropical forest restoration. TreeSisters are a passionately feminine global expression of inspired planetary care as an act of faith in the link between women and the natural world. … Continue reading The Singing Trees: Inner and Outer Reforestation

An Indigenous Worldview is a Source We Now Urgently Need

By guest blogger and CCC19 participant, Eva Willmann de Donlea Our global reality is one of a depleted Earth, the consequence of the havoc we have inflicted through our economies onto our living support system. Are we going to live like lemmings, racing toward self-destruction? Or are we going to sensibly re-learn how to sustainably survive … Continue reading An Indigenous Worldview is a Source We Now Urgently Need

Rebels of the Caribbean

By Stephanie Mines and Stina Herberg. We don’t generally think of the Caribbean as a place of suffering and vulnerability. However, Stina Herberg and Selwyn Patterson, who are fund raising to attend the CCC19 conference at Findhorn, live on the Caribbean island of St. Vincent where each day they experience the truth of the Caribbean’s … Continue reading Rebels of the Caribbean

UPROOTED: Faith, Migration and Climate Change

By Stephanie Mines, Nurete Brenner and Rabbi Moshe Givental. In 2019, the Jewish Passover begins on the day before the opening of the Climate Change & Consciousness conference (CCC19). On that evening (of April 19th and the 15th day of Nisan in the Jewish calendar), Findhorn will host a women-led, shamanic and music infused Seder … Continue reading UPROOTED: Faith, Migration and Climate Change