Cycling groups often model community. Take a look at the lessons in community to be gleaned from this popular activity.
According to this Bible story, the laborers in the vineyard are paid as promised. But the most industrious, the ones who worked the longest, are angry about the owner’s generosity. This story helps me understand grace and how I should extend it to others in the community.
Great conversation can help build community among group members. Here are ways to encourage and facilitate authentic group discussions.
There are many ways to learn how to live in community. Here are lessons about living in community from a homeless population in my state.
You may look to the Book of Job to understand suffering. Job’s story also provides insights for transforming broken relationships into a healthy, supportive community.
“Two Old Women,” a book based on an Alaskan legend, is a survival story with a twist. It contains excellent lessons on personal and community transformation for old and young.