These sacred Ho
ly days that are 6 weeks away, ask of us to begin the work of self reflection, of rising, now. Each day of each year we are called to rise to new heights, to be more, to be better, to give more, feel more, to reach out, to cultivate compassion, patience and true love for one another.
As you begin the work, I offer you the gift of the four words that begin this letter. May they guide you and keep you centered on what’s important. This short list are our stops along the way towards inner growth as you work to rise to even greater heights of your humanity.
is indescribable, invisible and beyond human, yet without God we are nothing more than god imposters ourselves and that is a very dangerous place for the human race to be.
on your face is the human language of kindness and it transcends all other human action. It is the great equalizer. Use it!
can be grown, it requires setting oneself aside for just a moment in order to find a place to believe in more than your eyes can see. Without it we are lost.
, as trite as our world often treats this magnificent gift, it is the weapon of power that can change the world.