~Paul Elie (from The Life you Save Might Be Your Own: An American Pilgrimage)
Mesmerized by this meditation on history and our place in it tonight.
Lamppost Farm is featured in Christianity Today! “The Christian Way to Kill a Chicken,” winner of a national essay contest!
Watching this and thinking of Sherry Turkle’s warning that adults are much more susceptible to technology’s lure than children today. It’s funny… because it’s true.
Good thing I’ve read a few of these already! #capstone #enrichyourwork #embraceyourplace #embodyyourlove (at Lamppost Farm)
Taste the relationship.
At least 30 people were killed in Yemen by U.S. drones over the past 12 days, including an eight-year-old girl who died in her father’s arms. By Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.
Nihilism is not overcome by arguments or analyses; it is tamed by love and care. Any disease of the soul must be conquered by a turning of one’s soul. This turning is done through one’s own affirmation of one’s worth—an affirmation fueled by the concern of others. A love ethic must be at the center of a politics of conversion.
~ Cornel West in Race Matters