Western Friend Podcast

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Co-produced with Soul Force Ones, a partnership of Jonathan Stoll and colin cole, Western Friend Podcasts appear online the “first Saturday” of every month. Each podcast is followed up by a live, online conversation ten days later, on a Tuesday evening. These follow-up conversations are hosted by Soul Force One’s Jonathan Stoll, who attends Corvallis Monthly Meeting.

1. José Santos Woss Keynote Address (click for more details)

Podcast release – 8/7/2021
Conversation – 8/17/2021

Our August 2021 podcast centers on the keynote talk that FCNL’s José Santos Woss gave at the 2021 annual session of Intermountain Yearly Meeting ­– “Race and Faith: A First Gen Journey to Justice.”

2. José Santos Woss Interview with Soul Force Ones (click for more details)

Podcast release – 9/4/2021
Conversation – 9/14/2021

Our September 2021 podcast presents an interview between José Santos Woss and the partners of Soul Force Ones, where they all digging deeper into the themes of that José raised in his keynote talk (podcast episode 1).

3. Cherice Bock Keynote Address (click for more details)

Podcast release – 10/2/2021
Conversation – 10/12/2021

Our October 2021 podcast centers on the keynote talk that Cherice Bock gave at the 2021 annual session of North Pacific Yearly Meeting. Cherice Bock works as a Creation Justice Advocate with Oregon Interfaith Power & Light. She spoke on the topic of: “Courage, Fear, and Care: Creating Resilient Communities to Meet Climate Justice.”

4. Cherice Bock Interview with Soul Force Ones

Podcast release – 11/6/2021
Conversation – 11/16/2021

Our November 2021 podcast presents an interview between Cherice Bock and the partners of Soul Force Ones, where they all digging deeper into the themes that Cherice raised in her keynote talk (podcast episode 3).

5. Alvarado and Jiltonilro Keynote Address

Podcast release – 12/4/2021
Conversation – 12/14/2021

Our December 2021 podcast centers on the keynote talk that Gabriela Portillo Alvarado and Avotcja Jiltonilro gave at the 2021 annual session of Pacific Yearly Meeting. These two poets spoke and shared poetry on the theme of: “Love and Justice: Heeding the Spirit’s Power Within and Among Us.”

6. Cherice Bock Interview with Soul Force Ones

Podcast release – 1/8/2022
Conversation – 1/18/2022

Our January 2022 podcast presents an interview between Gabriela Portillo Alvarado and the partners of Soul Force Ones, where they all digging deeper into the themes that Gabriela raised in her keynote talk (podcast episode 5) and the poetry she shared.

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