Monthly Archives: January 2014

Episode 14 :: Simple Living 101 – Tools for Activists + Social Media BONUS

Show Notes


Simple Living 101:
Tools for Activists (shy or bold)

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Share the Joy of a Simpler Lifestyle Through Speeches, Workshops, Events, Study/Action Groups, Simplicity Circles and Social Media
+ BONUS: Social Media SupplementJerry’s Adventures in Social Media
To LISTEN, click the player at the top or the bottom, or visit the Individual Episode Index.

COMING next episode: Interview with Cecile Andrews, Queen of Simplicity Circles

Mentions in This Episode

Mentions Last Episode

Let’s Get Ready for a Simpler, More Meaningful Lent and Easter – Click this Index and follow along as you listen.

Themes/Seasons: Collections IndexAdvent/Christmas/Epiphany | Lent/Easter | Other Seasons | Anytime/Non-Seasonal | Music | Art | Audio | Video | Spanish | Living More with Less

Lent/Easter10 Tips for a Simpler, More Meaningful Easter | Article/ART Index: Easter | Bulletin Inserts are indexed in Articles by season. | En Español (all) | Lenten Calendars and 40-Day Guides - For the current liturgical cycle (A), use #6, 9, 12, 15, or 18. Some are not based on a cycle and can be used any year. | Sing Justice! Do Justice! New Songs & Hymns to Familiar & New Tunes: Lent/Easter, e.g. #19 | Spirit of Simplicity: Quotes and Art for Simpler Living and Global Justice ( Foreword by Cecile Andrews | Introduction | How to Use This Collection | QUOTES | ART )

Mentions in Recent Episodes

Share your thoughts on this podcast and this episode. Email Feedback AT SimpleLivingWorks DOT org [or SimpleLivingWorks AT yahoo DOT com or SimpleLivingWorks2 AT gmail DOT com], leave a message on our Facebook page or on the SLW! blog.

To learn more about SLW! – our MISSION, for example — listen to episodes #1 and 2. We produce a half-hour podcast twice a month, hopefully educational and inspiring for you, your family and your congregation or group. We blog several times a week.

Like SLW! on Facebook. | Follow us on Twitter. | Read & subscribe to the SLW! blog. | NEW – Follow us on Pinterest.

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Individual Episode Index: #1-3: Getting Acquainted | #4-5: Beyond a Consumer Lifestyle | #6-11: Whose Birthday Is It, Anyway? | #12: Living More with Less UPDATED | #13: Let’s Get Ready for a Simpler Lent & Easter | #14: Simple Living 101 + Social Media BONUS

Peace, Gerald “Jerry” Iversen, Chief SLW! Activist

Click ABOUT for Music and Cover Art Credits.

*GRAPHIC: Spirit of Simplicity: Chapter 1: Voluntary Simplicity #1-A508

We do not solicit or accept donations, nor do we sell anything. All our resources and services are free of charge. We’re an all-volunteer organization.

Copyright: Creative Commons non-commercial attribution share-alike license.

*Treasury of Celebrations: published by Northstone, a division of Wood Lake Publications, BC, Canada, best known for its Seasons of the Spirit curriculum.

Episode 13 :: Let’s Get Ready for a Simpler Lent & Easter

Show Notes

3-A551In this episode. . .

Let’s Get Ready for a Simpler, More Meaningful Lent and Easter – Click this Index and follow along as you listen.

To LISTEN, click the player at the top or the bottom. Individual Episode Index (or see the list at the bottom of these notes)

COMING next episode: Simple Living 101: Tools for Activists (shy or bold) + Social Media Supplement

Lent/Easter Resources Site Map

Archives: Master Index
Themes/Seasons: Collections IndexAdvent/Christmas/Epiphany | Lent/Easter | Other Seasons | Anytime/Non-Seasonal | Music | Art | Audio | Video | Spanish | Living More with Less

Lent/Easter

  • Bulletin Inserts are indexed in Articles by season.

Mentions in This Episode

Those Who Speak for God: Household Studies on the Minor Prophets

Guides for Sharing These Resources: School of Layout | Reaching Out Through the Media

Overflow Project 50-Day Challenge | my blog SIMPLIFY + GIVE + CHANGE = WATER

Resources: Bring Simpler Living to Your Group! | Membership | More Ideas & Inspiration!

Testimonials/Feedback/Comments/Response

Hard copies of Alternatives’ resources — paper, CD, DVD — will be available soon at nominal cost from ELCA Archives (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America), 321 Bonnie Lane, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 • (847) 690-9410 • archives@elca.org • 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m., M-F. An appointment in advance of visit is advised. NOTE: This is not the ELCA headquarters bldg.

Mentions in Recent Episodes

Valerie Weaver-Zercher, editor of Living More with Less, 30th Anniversary Edition + Preparing for Winter Celebrations + Daily Simpler Living Alternative Calendar

World Community Cookbooks: More with Less Extending the Table | Simply in Season & Simply in Season Children’s Cookbook — all from MennoMedia/Herald Press

Take-Back-Your-Time Day

Contribute to WHOSE Birthday? 2014 - Submission Guidelines

This Advent/Christmas/Epiphany resource for families, individuals and churches or groups is for your personal inspiration, community education and sharing. Submit ART or an ARTICLE for this online-only edition. | Issues #1-25 | Prepare something while your memories and motivation is still warm. Although this resource is not available in print, you may make all the copies you choose. It is covered by Creative Commons non-commercial attribution share-alike license.

Simple Living Works! web site home page | Themes/Seasons Index

10 Tips for Simpler, More Meaningful Easter | Celebrations | SPANISH: 10 puntas

For Lent/Easter SEASONAL HELPS, including links to AV and Text resources, see episode 13.

SEASONAL HELPS from *Treasury of Celebrations: Create Celebrations That Reflect Your Values and Don’t Cost the Earth:  Winter Festivals: Jan.-April | LENT | EASTER

Share your thoughts on this podcast and this episode. Email Feedback AT SimpleLivingWorks DOT org [or SimpleLivingWorks AT yahoo DOT com or SimpleLivingWorks2 AT gmail DOT com], leave a message on our Facebook page or on the SLW! blog.

To learn more about SLW! – our MISSION, for example — listen to episodes #1 and 2. We produce a half-hour podcast twice a month, hopefully educational and inspiring for you, your family and your congregation or group. We blog several times a week.

Like SLW! on Facebook. | Follow us on Twitter. | Read & subscribe to the SLW! blog. | NEW – Follow us on Pinterest.

To LISTEN, click the player at the top or the bottom. To SUBSCRIBE to email notices, click Comments below, then check  

SUBSCRIBE for free through iTunesStitcher.com or your favorite podcast service. Please rate us in iTunes and leave a review. Send us your email address to receive the free monthly SLW! eNews. Remember to like us on Facebook. Urge your friends to do the same.

Individual Episode Index: #1-3: Getting Acquainted | #4-5: Beyond a Consumer Lifestyle | #6-11: Whose Birthday Is It, Anyway? | #12: Living More with Less UPDATED

Peace, Gerald “Jerry” Iversen, Chief SLW! Activist

Click ABOUT for Music and Cover Art Credits.

*GRAPHIC: Spirit of Simplicity: Chapter 3: Celebrating Lent/Easter #3-A551

We do not solicit or accept donations, nor do we sell anything. All our resources and services are free of charge. We’re an all-volunteer organization.

Copyright: Creative Commons non-commercial attribution share-alike license.

*Treasury of Celebrations: published by Northstone, a division of Wood Lake Publications, BC, Canada, best known for its Seasons of the Spirit curriculum.