Into the Pink – Robert Matthew Goldstein June 24 2017

A human being is a part of a whole, called by us ‘universe’, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest… a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness.  This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.

Albert Einstein

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How one Iowa city planted 1,000 acres of wildflowers to bring back the bees

Reports on the disappearance of bees and butterflies, and the threat that poses to our food supply and economy, have prompted many of us to reexamine our use of pesticides. In one Iowa city, park o…

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By This River

There is no common truth
There is no common truth

You talk to me
as if from a distance
And I reply
With impressions chosen from another time, time, time,
From another time

Brian Eno – By this River The Internet Archives Save

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A Bridge of Hope

A Bridge of Hope
Posted by Don Merritt on January 29, 2017

Christian Life.

So many people these days are feeling like there is little or no hope for the future.  Some are feeling desperate for financial reasons; it’s been a rough economy for the past many.  Others f…<continued>

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