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Micky ScottBey Jones

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

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Micky ScottBey Jones

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

The Justice Doula Micky ScottBey Jones joins Jacqui for this episode of Love. Period. sharing what she has learned from grief and loving herself and others well. Micky accompanies people as they birth more love, justice and shalom into our world. As a womanist, faith rooted, contemplative activist, movement chaplain, and nonviolence practitioner, Micky supports students, clergy, activists and everyday leaders in a variety of roles – speaker, writer, facilitator, pilgrimage guide and teacher. She is the Director of Resilience and Healing Initiatives with Faith Matters Network & visionary leader of the Daring Compassion Movement Chaplaincy Project, which has already trained hundreds of people in accompaniment, healing & resilience building in social change movements. Micky earned a M.A. in Intercultural Studies from NAIITS/Portland Seminary and is a trained and certified Enneagram teacher. She is featured in two multi-authored books – Becoming Like Creoles: Living and Leading at the Intersections of Injustice, Culture and Religion and Keep Watch With Me: An Advent Reader for Peacemakers.

Genesis Be

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

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Genesis Be

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

On this episode, Genesis Be joins Rev. Jacqui Lewis for Love. Period. As an artist and activist, her music and art explore the nuances of her intersectionality as a queer, muslim, biracial black woman. Her long work fighting to remove the Confederate flag from the Mississippi state flag culminated in an incredible collaborative victory in June of 2020. She is also the founder of Strive Till I Rise, an organization in which Genesis advocates for racial healing, fighting racism & white supremacy, promoting voting rights, youth empowerment and the importance of healthy communication between opposing views.

Aunjanue Ellis

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

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Aunjanue Ellis

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

In this episode of Love. Period., Emmy nominated actress Aunjanue Ellis mentors us on how to love the world better. Aside from being an actress, she’s also an activist who recently worked to get the Mississippi flag changed. She is the president and CEO of Miss Myrtis Films, and co-founder of Take it Down America. These are two great organizations that have strived to abolish racist southern symbols from Mississippi and other surrounding states through education, advocacy, and short documentaries.

Robert P. Jones

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

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Robert P. Jones

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

In this episode, Robert P. Jones, Ph.D., the founder and CEO of Public Religion Research Institute joins Jacqui to talk all things faith, politics, and love. He is most recently the author of White Too Long: The Legacy of White Supremacy in American Christianity and The End of White Christian America, which won the 2019 Grawemeyer Award in Religion. You can also find his writing on politics, culture, and religion for The Atlantic online, NBC Think, and other outlets.

John Janka

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

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John Janka

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

Today on the show, Jacqui is joined by her husband, John Janka. Together they explore the various aspects of his journey as a clergy, activist, dad, grandfather, and Jacqui’s husband, and all of those have informed his ability to love well.

Ruthie Lindsey

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

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Ruthie Lindsey

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

In this episode, Ruthie Lindsey joins Jacqui for Love. Period. Listen in as they explore her journey of becoming a love doula as she transformed her story of immense pain and hopelessness into a source of love and connectedness with all.

Wajahat Ali

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

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Wajahat Ali

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

How does self-love transform the way we show up in the world? In this episode, columnist, public speaker, and recovering attorney Wajahat Ali joins Jacqui for Love. Period. Listen in as they explore his journey to self-love.

Barbara Brown Taylor

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

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Barbara Brown Taylor

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

How do we extend love beyond our neighbors? In this episode, Episcopal Priest, Author, and Teacher Barbara Brown Taylor joins Jacqui to officially kick off Love. Period. Listen in as they explore how she has experienced a deeper understanding of loving herself and the world around her on her farm in Georgia.

Introduction to the Podcast

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

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Introduction to the Podcast

Love. Period. with Rev. Dr. Jacqui Lewis

In this mini-episode, Rev. Jacqui Lewis is interviewed by Kaliswa Brewster about the formations of Love. Period. the podcast; why it exists and what she hopes to listeners will take away from it. Subscribe now wherever you listen to podcasts and join us in May for the official launch!