News & Inspiration

April 20, 2017

Gratefulness brings joy to my life. … I stop ‘taking for granted,’ and there is no end to the surprises I find. … Everything is a gift. Grateful living is a celebration of the universal give-and-take of life, a limitless yes to belonging.
… to say an unconditional yes to the mutual belonging of all beings will make this a more joyful world.

April 16, 2017

Resurrection. The reversal of what was thought to be absolute. The turning of midnight into dawn, hatred into love, dying into living anew.
If we look more closely into life, we will find that resurrection is more than hope, it is our experience.

April 13, 2017

In the words of the Kotzker Rebbe, 'The only whole heart is a broken one.' No awake spirit can move through this world without enduring a broken heart. ... Accepting the pain of living, knowing one's heart will - and should - be broken, is the beginning of wisdom.

April 12, 2017

When we come to the moment of death, it is likely that a few simple questions will arise in our hearts: Did I love well? Was I generous and kind? Did I allow myself to be loved? How did I share that love with others?

- Wayne Muller, Legacy of the Heart
Apr 12 : Wayne Muller

April 11, 2017

If we live long enough and deep enough and authentically enough, gratitude becomes a way of life.

- Mark Nepo, quoted in Alan Jones & John O’Neil, Seasons of Grace
Apr 11 : Mark Nepo