On This New Years Eve we Pray for Peace

The last day of the year as we prepare to welcome in a brand new year full of possibilities always seems like the perfect time to pray for peace. On this New Year’s Eve we pray for peace. First we pray for peace in our own hearts where true peace in the world begins. WeContinue reading “On This New Years Eve we Pray for Peace”

Thought for Today

“Peace is the beauty of life. It is sunshine. It is the smile of a child, the love of a mother, the joy of a father, the togetherness of a family. It is the advancement of man, the victory of a just cause, the triumph of truth.” —Menachem Begin Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/keywords/joy.html

How do we Stop the Violence?

This is a question on most of our hearts right now, isn’t it?  So how do we stop the violence? To stop the violence we have to stop being violent.  Please don’t  leave yet, hang in here with me and let me explain. When we look at the violence in the world, both close toContinue reading “How do we Stop the Violence?”

So How Do We Resist?

In the early days of the Trump presidency I found myself beginning to get caught up in the “we have to resist” frenzy.  Living in a rather remote area and travel being difficult for us right now kept us from rushing off to participate in marches, rallies and other forms of “protest.”  So I participatedContinue reading “So How Do We Resist?”

Thought for Today

“Religion is meant to teach us true spiritual human character. It is meant for self-transformation. It is meant to transform anxiety into peace, arrogance into humility, envy into compassion, to awaken the pure soul in man and his love for the Source, which is God.” —- Radhanath Swami Read more at: https://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/keywords/spiritual.html