December 10, 2012 / Praxis
In this interview, Twiss discusses his prayer life, dance prayer, dialoguing with God, and Jesus the Prince of Peace.
Richard Twiss is a member of the Sicangu Lakota Oyate from the Rosebud Sioux Reservation in South Dakota. He and his wife Katherine live in Vancouver, Washington, where they raised four sons. He is Co-founder and President of Wiconi International. Twiss works nationally and internationally as a bridge builder, educator, author, diversity trainer/consultant, and activist to develop understanding, respect, and mutual appreciation among people of diverse communities, especially among Native American and indigenous people. His passion is to communicate the good news of Jesus in culturally appropriate ways to assist people in finding greater hope and meaning in the pursuit of justice, peace, and a better way of life.