Bridging Divides Follow Up

Bridging Divides Follow Up

Tools to Bridge Divides

Teaching Video

Did you miss the event? Want a review on how to address conflict in your life? Watch the video below.

Presentation Recording

Jill Tolles, Legislator and Professor

No-Fail Book Discussion

Join us in January for a rich discussion on ways to transform conflict. Come if you have read the book or not!


Conflict - The Unexpected Gift: Making the Most of Disputes in Life and Work

by Jack Hamilton and Elisabeth Seaman


January 12, 2023 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm on Zoom

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January 19, 2023 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm In Person at Saratoga Federated Church

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This easy-to-read book will give you tools to handle conflicts of all sorts and exercises to practice. It came out of seminars that were presented to adults, high schoolers and even middle schoolers. All are welcome to participate, if you have read the book or not. The book can be found on Amazon. Contact Sarah Penzel if book scholarships are needed.

Book Resource List

Want to dig deeper? Here is a list of resource books for adults and children from a variety of perspectives:


Conflict - The Unexpected Gift: Making the Most of Disputes in Life and Work

 by Jack Hamilton and Elisabeth Seaman


In Defense of Kindness: Why It Matters, How It Changes Our Lives, and How It Can Save the World

by Bruce Reyes-Chow


Christians in the Age of Outrage

by Ed Stetzer


The Wisdom of Listening

edited by Mark Brady


Difficult Conversations: How To Discuss What Matters Most

by Douglas Stone, Bruce Patton, and Sheila Heen (of the Harvard Negotiation Project)


We're Different, We're the Same, and We're Wonderful!

Sesame Street by Bobbi Jane Kates, illustrated by Joe Mathieu


On the Playground: Our First Talk About Prejudice

by Dr. Jillian Roberts, Illustrated by Jane Heinrichs


Enemy Pie

by Derek Munson, Illustrated by Tara Callahan King