Speaker: Swil Kanim

Swil Kanim, a member of the Lummi Tribe, is a classically trained violinist, native storyteller, and actor. Through music, he found his path to healing childhood wounds and reconnecting to his native roots. He has made it his life’s mission to bring healing and hope through music, fine arts and storytelling. Through his non-profit, HonorWorks, he seeks to help heal the trauma of intergenerational misunderstandings and ignorance.

Emotion – Energy in Action

A member of the Lummi Tribe, Swil Kanim is a classically trained violinist, engaging native storyteller, and a passionate advocate for honor among all peoples.  Aware of the challenges of this time, he will weave his original compositions and native storytelling into his reflections about … read more.

That Was Then – This Is Now (Audio)

With Guest Speaker and Musician: Swil Kanim
A member of the Lummi Tribe, Swil Kanim is a classically trained violinist, engaging native storyteller, and a passionate advocate for honor among all peoples. Aware of the challenges of this time, Swil Kanim will weave his original compositions and native storytelling into his reflections about the importance of a Sacred Moment that makes the pains of life worthwhile, and how that moment may be discovered in the ‘now’.
Worship Leaders: Jane Hayes, Sally Ann Elder

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Truth: A Navigational Perspective (Audio)

Swil Kanim, a member of the Lummi Tribe, is a classically trained violinist, engaging native storyteller, and a passionate advocate for honor among all peoples. Aware of the challenges of this time, he will weave his original compositions and native storytelling into his reflections about the importance of recognizing the lessons of the past and acknowledging the possibilities of our future.

Stories from the Lummi Nation

Swil Kanim, a member of the Lummi Tribe, is a classically trained violinist, native storyteller, and actor. Through music, he found his path to healing childhood wounds and reconnecting to his native roots. He has made it his life’s mission to bring healing and hope … read more.