Rainbow Peace Mala Bird Carrying Beads on One String

Years ago now, this bird came to me and brought me joy. It may have been in a dream or in a vision. It flew down carrying a message of hope and brightness. The little bird carries blessings, surrounded by Symbols of Unity in Diversity; ‘Beads on One String’( the One...
A short history of the Beads on One String Project

A short history of the Beads on One String Project

Origins The Beads on One String Foundation is an evolving project connecting individuals and groups from diverse backgrounds, cultures and paths, on a spiritual quest to discover and celebrate the ‘Unity of All Life’…….‘Oneness’ is the key. The origins and...
The Art of Listening

The Art of Listening

Written by Elizabeth Morton lizannmorton@gmail.com “To listen is to lean in, softly, with a willingness to be changed by what we hear.” – Mark Nepo I spent a great deal of time during my formative years, ages 14 to 22, in classrooms studying the craft  of...
Religious Education in the UK

Religious Education in the UK

Religious Education (RE) is a subject that is compulsory in UK schools and colleges, for students aged 5 to 18. It has many aspects that echo with the vision of the BEADS foundation, in particular how it ‘appreciates and connects people from all religions, backgrounds...