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Spirit In Action
Each week, Spirit In Action brings you stories of people living lives of fruitful service, of peace, community, compassion, creative action and progressive efforts. We'll trace the spiritual roots that support and nourish them in their service. Above all, we'll seek out Light, Love and Helping Hands, being shared between our many neighbors on this planet, hoping to inspire and encourage you to sink deep roots and produce sacred fruit in your own life.

Spirit In Action is an hour of interviews with those providing leadership in peace, justice and "good works", interspersed with relevant music.

The theme music is "The Turning of the World" performed by Sara Thomsen (written by Ruth Pellham) and "I Have No Hands But Yours" by Carol Johnson

Indian Boarding Schools, Fact & Fiction (3/14/2020)

Description Excerpts
3 guests, 2 writers of fiction touching on the Indian Boarding Schools, William Kent Krueger, author of This Tender Land, and Patricia Reynolds, author of the Keeper of the Souls series, and they are joined by a guest from trom Alberta, CA, Celina Loyer, Aboriginal Programmer of the Michel Band Exhibit and the Residential Schools display at the Musée Héritage Museum in St. Albert, Alberta, Canada. Celina is, herself, Métis, with her mother having attended the Residential School in St. Albert. More stories of the Canadian Residential Schools can be read & heard via the National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation.

Past/current religious/spiritual influences:
Baptist, Methodist, Native American


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Full Interview With Patricia Reynolds
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Full Interview With Celina Loyer
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Full Interview With William Kent Krueger