Shalom Inspiration for Ocean Grove

Today, Annie Allen and I commissioned 25 new Shalom Team members–from Camden, Montclair, Newark and Drew Theological School’s Working Group on Race–who together had completed their 30 hours of training in Asset-Based Community Development.   The  Commissioning Service took place at Thornely Chapel of the Ocean Grove Camp Meeting Association, Ocean Grove, NJ.   Below is part one of my notes for the Shalom Inspiration I shared:  How long does it take to transform a