Take this income calculator that compares your yearly income to the rest of the world. http://www.globalrichlist.com/ This is a good (global) reality check. Guilt is not, however, the intended outcome. An increased understanding of our wealth, prosperity, power, privilege, and the like should push us to empathetic, creative, and empowering action. Sitting in guilt for… Continue reading THINK: (Global) Reality Check
Watch this video by Walter Bruggemann to hear a new perspective on the idea of "resurrection". What needs to die an be raised in your life? In your family? In your community? In your church? In our nation? In our world?
BE GENTLE WITH YOURSELF. You are a child of the Universe no less than the trees and the stars. You have a right to be here. And whether or not it is clear to you, no doubt the universe is unfolding as it should. Therefore be at peace with God, whatever you conceive Him to… Continue reading Monday Meditation: On Peace in Belonging
With labor day past and the official end to summer creeping up on us, I don't blame anyone who isn't all that eager to hear about the evils happening in our world. So, I figured that for this Wednesday after labor day, as a little homage, we could focus on positive labor oriented things happening… Continue reading Wednesday’s “What’s Going on in the World?”