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Humanity has lost their heart to unscrupulous consumption

BUY what is useful and necessary, GO SIMPLE and Consume LESS. Forests are felled to make grain for cattle to make hamburgers which make us fat. Rivers are poisoned to manufacture fake leather for our comfort in the car. Million … Continue reading

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Mend the Hole in the Cosmos

The question may be, is there a whole in the cosmos? As a metaphor perhaps there is. Humankind is making real deep and lasting gash on the face of the planet, deep bleeding holes in continents around the world. We … Continue reading

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Look Around at the Beauty

Unthinking and unchanging, far away but always near; You are the knowable known without knowing. The fifteen words are not mystical or extraordinary; it is a simple concept for contemplation. I am that which is not, I am that which … Continue reading

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Vision for a New World

We need a vision for a new world and plan for more awareness emphasizing the restoration of our connection to each other and the planet. We no longer live in isolated parts of the globe. It is folly to destroy … Continue reading

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Who Owns the Planet?

Pope Francis suggests one basic misconception causing problems in our society and the world is that we still believe we were given absolute power over nature by God. It is misinterpretation of abundance, God giving dominion over all did not … Continue reading

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Connection through Time and Place

The icon is an organic and dynamic piece of creation that has survived time to speak to us. Today as an icon painter in egg tempera, I try to maintain its universality rebellious at times, but with a sincere desire … Continue reading

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Vision for a new world and plan for more Awareness

Some people believe the health of the planet is in our hands, looking around it is not hard to imagine this might be true. There is more happening here than just creation, there is untapped potential for goodness, a creative … Continue reading

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