May 1st, 2020 | 1 hr 44 secs
caronavirus, covid-19, easter, pandemic, ramadan, thrift
Amirah and Will finally return to share some reflections about life, faith practices, and farming during the pandemic. Their conversation includes thoughts thriftiness, holy observances, and music while sheltering in place. The theme for this episode was inspired by the Community of Living Traditions Zoom Series "Living into the New Normal" which happens on Wednesdays at 5pm Eastern time. Click here to check for listings and registration: https://stonypointcenter.org/your-visit/upcoming-events. And, for Spotify users, here's how you can listen to the playlist Will gave Amirah for her birthday: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/7b8j9p8ml0USqsTdvYkNXa?si=cSgaFaXxSuuuryTQjjvO9g
May 30th, 2019 | 59 mins 25 secs
faith, farming, ramadan, rocks, solidarity
Amirah and Will welcome their friend Roger to the podcast to reflect on his month farming with them at Stony Point Center throughout his observance of the holy month of Ramadan. They talk about fasting, not fasting, solidarity fasting, solidarity giving, water, and, of course, rocks...and much more. Ramadan solidarity giving? Here are some ideas: https://www.cgdcny.org/give and https://give.irusa.org/campaign/mpf-for-palestine/c233574.
May 10th, 2019 | 49 mins 28 secs
farming, ramadan, shopping
Amirah and Will play a little one-on-one for old times' sake. It's Ramadan and things are busy at the new farm. They share about their experiences during this holy time, new farm friends, learning with the Keesler land, and what it's like to shop for farm stuff.
April 17th, 2019 | 44 mins 24 secs
easter, faith, farming, passover, ramadan, rocks, spring, wind
Long-time Stony Point Center farmer Matt Zeltzer joins Amirah and Will to talk about the arrival of spring. Their conversation covers erratic spring weather, distinguishing between winds and breezes, songs about wind, their relationships to rocks, and much more. With Passover, Easter, and Ramadan on the horizon, Matt, Will, and Amirah share some reflections about how these holy times are connected to spring for each of them this season.
June 2nd, 2018 | 42 mins 16 secs
farming, multifaith, ramadan, weeds
Amirah starts everything off with a Ramadan reflection. Then she and Will share about the progress of getting the new farm ready to plant and a few of the gifts they have received from the new land. They wrap up with some fun updates from Stony Point Center's farm and discuss some spiritual insights they have gained from all the weeding they are doing this week. Spoiler Alert: there's no one-on-one this week.