Below is a list of organizations, groups, books, films, magazines and other kinds of media that are helpful for continuing participation and conversation around issues of peace:

 

General Peace Resources:

Letter from a Birmingham Jail– Martin Luther King, jr.
JustPeaceCompanion
The Weight of Nothing – story
The Gospel, Nonviolence and Civil Discourse (from Pax Christi)

 

Books:

The Prophetic Imagination– Walter Brueggemann
Preaching God’s Tansforming Justice: A Lectionary Commentary, Allen, Andrews, and Ottoni-Wilhelm 
The Violence of Love– Oscar Romero
The Powers That Be– Walter Wink
A Theology of Liberation– Gustavo Gutierrez 
Overthrow: America’s Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq– Stephen Kinzer
Peace is Every Step: The Path of Mindfulness in Everyday Life– Thich Nhat Hanh
The Politics of Jesus– John Howard Yoder
The Peaceable Kingdom– Stanley Hauerwas 
Covenant of Peace– Willard Swartley
The God of Peace– John Dear
 
 

 

Films:

Inequality for All
Romero

 

Blogs:

Red Letter Christians
Sojourners

 

Social Justice/Peace Organizations:

 

Witness:

Interfaith Worker Justice
Christian Peacemakers Teams 
Fellowship of Reconciliation 
Muslim Peace Coalition
Religions for Peace
Global Peace Initiatives 
Churches for Middle East Peace
 

Service:

Disciples Volunteering
Disciples Center for Public Witness
Food Not Bombs
No More Deaths
 
 
 

Annual Events:

Ecumenical Advocacy Days
Wild Goose Festival

 

Curriculum (educational activities for groups):

Congo Initiative of Global Ministries 
Human Trafficking resources from Disciples Women’s Ministries
Crossing the Line
ComingOutStars
Gun Violence Prevention (From The Presbyterian Peace Fellowship)
Torture Awareness Month Toolkit- june-2014-toolkit
R.E.A.D.Y. (Revolutionary, Engaged and Driven Youth- from UCC files)