On behalf of TIA President Peggy Hostetler, Hal McSwain, our vice president, presided at the May 3, 2016 monthly board meeting which took place at Feta. Briefly with us were Cindy Grimes and Jessica McCune. Also present were Larry Collins, Luke MoonOak, Ze'ev Harari and Scott Olsen. Mrs. McCune of the Ocala Storytelling Festival’s Stories for Peace came to help us explore the possibility of using storytelling as a means to heal and expand interfaith objectives in our community, citing the work of Noa Baum and the Arbinger Institute in Arizona. She offered to return once we clarified our goals. Those remaining engaged in an exhilarating and wide-ranging discussion intended to elicit best practices for fostering and enhancing interfaith dialogue and the limitations imposed by various faith traditions that thwart such attempts. Luke MoonOak then proposed that the group embark on a communal project to produce public white papers detailing our stance on core issues...more to come..