Tag: beloved community

Tuesday’s Temptation:  Silence

Tuesday’s Temptation: Silence

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It is tempting to fall into silence when confronted with people whose attitudes and choices are so much different than your own.  For example, we know that Richard Spencer and Jason Kessler, leaders of the alt-right movement, are planning to have another rally and march, similar to the one they had at Charlottesville where Heather Heyer was killed.  I decided to do something about it and I hope you will join me.  What follows is what I created today. Unite with Might We are uniting together to stand against hate and to promote hope, love, and inclusion for all of our neighbors. Sometimes it seems that there is so much hatred in the world that it is impossible to know what to do next.  But changing hate to hope, loneliness to love, paranoia to peace, isolation to inclusion, starts with u

Come As You Are

community, inclusive
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-2iVZp4ONo&t=13s     This is one of my places. I don't realize it until I sit down to share with you all. I'm specifically thinking of those of us with chronic illness or who feel like spiritual misfits. This is a place where you can come as you are. You can belong us.

Beloved

spiritual practice
For the Lenten Photo Invitation Books! by T. Stewart, 2013 What is your beloved? What does it feel like to be beloved? What is the beloved community? When we consider the beloved community, who is in and who is out? "A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another. "By this all men will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another." ~John 13:34-35