Winter Shelter Dinners – Volunteers Needed

Photo by means of Shundo David Haye San Francisco Zen Center is on the lookout for volunteers to lend a hand get ready sizzling foods for the San Francisco Interfaith Council’s Winter Shelter program. We will likely be providing dinner to unhoused folks at the following Sundays: December 19January 23February 27 The foods will likely … Read more

The Mindful Gratitude Calendar

Bring the observe of gratitude into your day by day lifestyles with this two-week adventure impressed by way of our Gratitude Journal. Gratitude is a pillar of mindfulness that enriches our lives and permits us to confide in the ample joys in lifestyles, each giant and small. Although, Practicing gratitude isn’t always easy, Our default … Read more

EVERYDAY BUDDHIST | Thanksgiving Gratitude

“If we really know how to live, what better way to start the day than with a smile? Our smile affirms our awareness and determination to live in peace and joy. The source of a true smile is an awakened mind. If in our daily life we ​​can smile, if we can be peaceful and … Read more

Your Happiness Is My Happiness

The high quality of sympathetic pleasure or pleasure within the happiness of others is referred to as mudita within the Pali language. Sympathetic pleasure is what occurs after we if truth be told really feel satisfied for the happiness of others. Rather than witnessing any person’s good fortune or just right fortune and falling sway … Read more

Extra-Biblical Historical Evidence for Christianity

Christianity is in keeping with the historic truth of Jesus’ dying and resurrection, and there is a mountain of proof out of doors the Bible for it… Archaeological Evidence 1. Crucified Man Heel Bone In 1968, an ossuary containing the skeletal stays of a person in his twenties, together with his heel bone with a … Read more

Awakening our attainable for natural happiness in Norway – Kadampa Buddhism

Awakening our attainable for natural happiness in Norway Nordic Dharma Celebration 2021 Last weekend noticed the Nordic Dharma Celebration 2021 held at Kadampa Meditation Center Oslo with Gen Kelsang Dragpa, National Spiritual Director of the Nordic area. Gen Dragpa granted the empowerment of Je Tsongkhapa and gave in point of fact inspiring commentaries on Heart … Read more

A Contemplative Service for November 21, 2021

A contemplative carrier with tune within the spirit of Taize. Carrie Grace Littauer, prayer chief, with tune via Kester Limner and Andy Myers. Permission to podcast/flow the tune on this carrier acquired from One License with license #A-710-756 with further notes beneath: “Da Pacem Cordium” Copyright and all rights reserved via GIA/Les Presses de Taizé … Read more

Why You Should Embrace and Renew Your Fragility

We are jars of clay who lift a treasure, the best treasure, God Himself. God does not want us to finish or satisfy His Word. He willingly chooses us, as damaged as we’re, to exhibit His surpassing energy. That He is also manifested in our brokenness. He renews us. “But we’ve got this treasure in … Read more

Prayer is the Way to Restore Peace

So a lot of our lives would alternate if we’d most effective ask or hand it over to God. That is why I sought after to concentrate on ASKING final week as a result of we, as kids of the Lord, continuously disregard that one of the vital privileges now we have as the youngsters … Read more

New Zealand Lectionary 2022 – Liturgy

You will to find New Zealand’s Lectionary Te Maramataka 2022 PDF on-line (1.57 MB – click on hyperlink to obtain). Page numbers of the broadcast booklet are similar to the web model. I’m thrilled that this yr, the full collection of collects that I used to be requested to draft, are integrated [You can read … Read more

Climate Crisis and Creation Care: In Response to the Call from Halki 111

via Christina Nellist , лгарски , ? , ? , Romance , сски , рпски On the e-newsletter of Climate Crisis and Creation Care: Historical Perspectives, Ecological Integrity and Justice and Climate Crisis and Sustainable Creaturely Care: Integrated Theology, Governance and Justice, each edited Christina Nellist (Cambridge Scholars Press, 2021). Today, it’s cheap to indicate … Read more

Squid Game! 3 Dhamma Takeaways

Beyond the entire violence and nail-biting scenes of Squid Game, the display taught me some Dhamma courses whilst I used to be gazing it. Here are my 3 Dhamma takeaways! One slightly escapes Squid Game, each within the display and on social media. A flick thru social media will display ratings of Squid Game memes, … Read more

Unveiling :: Is the veil metaphor truly Buddhist?

In the ultimate publish, we seemed on the Buddha’s listing of Five Hindrances to awakening, and certainly one of them used to be doubt. Self-doubt, but additionally doubt in regards to the trail we now have selected, whether or not it’ll deliver us some aid and even perhaps enlightenment. Our ongoing Unveiling Series of posts … Read more

Islands of Hope

Cliff despatched me a hyperlink to a Guardian article that captured my creativeness. These small forested islands dotted within the farmed panorama in Ethiopia, each and every one encircling a church, display what religion and willpower can succeed in. Islands of hope. South of the Sahara, and simply north of the Great Rift Valley in … Read more

WHAT IS REAL? A Dharma Talk. Guided Meditation. Q an A. Wednesday 10 November 2021. 7 pm – 9 pm.

Theme: WHAT IS REAL? A Dharma Talk. Guided Meditation. Questions and Answers. Date: Wednesday tenth November 2021 at 7:00 pm – 9 pm. Organized by way of Totnes Meditation Group. Open to all. Teacher: Christopher Titmuss Location: Natural Health Centre, The Plains, TOTNES TQ9 5DW. Entrance off The Plains, up the stone steps subsequent to … Read more

Stars who have performed psychedelics (pictures)

Day Trippers Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly (Getty Images by way of, , I used to be unexpectedly “Super Woman”! Megan Fox published that she and Machine Gun Kelly went on holiday to Costa Rica the place they attempted ayahuasca, They went into the jungle with indigenous other folks and drank lemongrass tea … Read more

Seeing the Light

In many respects, the sector we are living in continuously turns out like a depressing house. There is such a lot evil, cruelty, violence, and simply simple nastiness. And if it is not darkish, there may be a lot that will name, “blah.” Smallness in all paperwork – dialog, how we deal with every different, … Read more

That Word Does Not Mean What You Think it Means: Freedom, the Aridity of Grace, and a More Spacious Life – Mere Orthodoxy | Christianity, Politics, and Culture

I used to be crushed with the boundaries on my time and frame: with 4 babies elderly 6 and beneath, and because the number one caregiver, I used to be the solar round which they orbited. My limbs and frame have been the rays that nourished them. While this pretty slowing-down used to be welcomed, … Read more