Grace Olmstead has written a reverent ode to those who stick around.
Michael Sandel considers some alternatives.
I experience God through the embodied community of faith—and I miss it.
In the Netflix reboot, 12-year-old girls model collaborative leadership.
Three TV shows and movies that have combated loneliness and brought welcome distraction
My spiritual practices have long been communal ones. I love people—and their presence.
How they engaged culture in troubling times
At the heart of life is the mess of being stuck with other people.
We say these words a lot. Lately I’ve noticed what it looks like when we follow through.
None of us wants it to end, because we know we'll never see each other again.
Helping people feel connected to one another is the holy work of any community, including congregations.
James and Deborah Fallows traveled around the U.S. to find out.
To resist the kind of society we don't want, we have to cultivate the kind we do.
He came to our community meal for years before I realized that I was asking something of him, too.
Peer-led discussions among young Muslims, Christian experiments in communal living, and pop-up Shabbat meals embody common yearnings.