2023 Season for Peace and Nonviolence

January 30th through April 4th

PCSL is joining cities across the globe to host the 2022 Season for Peace and Nonviolence. The purpose of the annual 64-day campaign is to elevate awareness of the philosophy of attaining peace through nonviolent action as demonstrated by legendary leaders Mohandas K. Gandhi and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. PCSL’s initiative features the foundational program, 64 Ways to Practice Nonviolence. If you’d like to follow the daily themes, you may view or download a copy of our Season for Peace and Nonviolence booklet here. Also, a complete list of activities throughout the 64-day period, hosted by our Licensed Practitioners, is provided, below:

Online Events for the 2023 Season

Click on any of the Zoom links to join our Zoom-based events.

Launch Event

Sunday, January 29, 6:00-7:00 PM PST
Launch EventJoin us on Zoom.
You are invited to join us for the 2023 Season for Peace and Nonviolence Launch Event via Zoom, facilitated by Rev. Marilyn Sprague and PCSL’s Licensed Practitioner Core. The theme is Courage. Through a guided Revealing Your Spiritual Power meditation and circle of prayer, you can name, claim and bear witness to your superhero power to be a successful advocate of peace and nonviolence—right where you are.

Wednesday Meditation

Wednesday, February 1, 7:00-8:00 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Appreciation
Presented by Practitioner to be announced.

Join us on Zoom.
The love in our lives begins with us. Loving ourself can help heal this planet. What do you appreciate about yourself?

Social Justice GROUP

Saturday, February 4, 12:30-1:30 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Simplicity
Presented by Nancy Ashley, RScP. Join us on Zoom.
Discussion of the book to be announced. To simplify is to invite peacefulness. In what ways can you simplify your life?

Meetup Connection circle

Sunday, February 5, 12:30-1:30 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Education
Presented by Nadine Moller, RCsP.
Knowledge strengthens our conviction and deepens our wisdom and understanding. There’s power to nurture nonviolence when we educate ourselves about human rights, diversity, forgiveness, peace studies and so much more.

Wednesday Meditation

Wednesday, February 8, 7:00-8:00 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Faith
Presented by Practitioner to be announced.

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Embracing a viewpoint of “Yes, it is possible!,” even when we don’t know how our goal will be realized.

Meetup Connection circle
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Sunday, February 12, 12:30-1:30 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Humility
Presented by Nadine Moller, RCsP.
Knowledge strengthens our conviction and deepens our wisdom and understanding. There’s power to nurture nonviolence when we educate ourselves about human rights, diversity, forgiveness, peace studies and so much more.

Wednesday Meditation

Wednesday, February 15, 7:00-8:00 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Integrity
Presented by Practitioner to be announced.

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Doing the right thing by listening to your conscience.

Meetup Connection circle

Sunday, February 19, 12:30-1:30 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Education
Presented by Nadine Moller, RCsP.
Knowledge strengthens our conviction and deepens our wisdom and understanding. There’s power to nurture nonviolence when we educate ourselves about human rights, diversity, forgiveness, peace studies and so much more.

Wednesday Meditation

Wednesday, February 22, 7:00-8:00 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Harmony
Presented by Practitioner to be announced.

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Choosing to see the good in others instead of finding fault; understanding fully the impact of our connectedness.

Meetup Connection circle

Sunday, February 26, 12:30-1:30 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Listening
Presented by Nadine Moller, RCsP.
Knowledge strengthens our conviction and deepens our wisdom and understanding. There’s power to nurture nonviolence when we educate ourselves about human rights, diversity, forgiveness, peace studies and so much more.

Wednesday Meditation

Wednesday, March 1, 7:00-8:00 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Praising
Presented by Practitioner to be announced.

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Noticing what grows and expands as a result of expressing sincere praise.

Social Justice GROUP

Saturday, March 4, 12:30-1:30 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Love
Presented by Nancy Ashley, RScP. Join us on Zoom.
Discussion of the book to be announced. Exploring the notion that love is a lens through which we consider and interpret our experience.

Meetup Connection circle

Sunday, March 5, 12:30-1:30 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Understanding
Presented by Nadine Moller, RCsP.
Practicing the art of seeing all living beings through the eyes of compassion.

Wednesday Meditation

Wednesday, March 8, 7:00-8:00 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Kindness
Presented by Practitioner to be announced.

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Delight in creating a boomerang effect by performing random acts of kindness and senseless acts of beauty.

Meetup Connection circle

Sunday, March 12, 12:30-1:30 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Accountability
Presented by Nadine Moller, RCsP.
Taking responsibility for our choices, our words, and our actions.

Wednesday Meditation

Wednesday, March 15, 7:00-8:00 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Mastery
Presented by Practitioner to be announced.

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Building character and attaining mastery over our thoughts and our actions

Meetup Connection circle

Sunday, March 19, 12:30-1:30 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Honor
Presented by Nadine Moller, RCsP.
Living life as if everyone and everything is a miracle.

Wednesday Meditation

Wednesday, March 22, 7:00-8:00 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Equality
Presented by Practitioner to be announced.

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Enriching your life by taking necessary steps to honor the dignity and worth of every human being.

Meetup Connection circle

Sunday, March 26, 12:30-1:30 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Self-Sufficiency
Presented by Nadine Moller, RCsP.
Promoting economic self-sufficiency to support a nonviolent world.

Wednesday Meditation

Wednesday, March 29, 7:00-8:00 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Intervention
Presented by Practitioner to be announced.

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Embracing a viewpoint of “Yes, it is possible!,” even when we don’t know how our goal will be realized.

Social Justice GROUP

Saturday, April 1, 12:30-1:30 PM PST
Theme for the Day: Commitment
Presented by Nancy Ashley, RScP. Join us on Zoom.
Discussion of the book to be announced. Reflecting on our personal commitments to non-violence.