Poem: “Remember,” by Joy Harjo

Poem: “Remember,” by Joy Harjo

Remember the sky that you were born under, know each of the star’s stories. Remember the moon, know who she is. Remember the sun’s birth at dawn, that is the strongest point of time. Remember sundown and the giving away to night. Remember your birth, how...
POEM: :For a New Beginning,” by John O’Donohue

POEM: :For a New Beginning,” by John O’Donohue

In out-of-the-way places of the heart, Where your thoughts never think to wander, This beginning has been quietly forming, Waiting until you were ready to emerge. For a long time it has watched your desire, Feeling the emptiness growing inside you, Noticing how you...

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Interfaith Calendar, April 2021

Interfaith Calendar, April 2021

March 28-April 8: Pesach – Jewish April 1: Maunday Thursday – Christian April 2: Good Friday – Christian April 4: Easter Sunday  – Christian April 8: Yom HaShoah  – Jewish April 13: Hindi New Year – Hindu April 13-21: Ramayana...
Poem: “Epitaph,” by Merrit Malloy

Poem: “Epitaph,” by Merrit Malloy

When I die Give what’s left of me away To children And old men that wait to die. And if you need to cry, Cry for your brother Walking the street beside you. And when you need me, Put your arms Around anyone And give them What you need to give to me. I want to leave...
Downtown Homeless Hub in need of clothing donations!

Downtown Homeless Hub in need of clothing donations!

(From the Faith-Based Initiative) Can be new and/or slightly used. Slightly used must be freshly laundered. All items need to be folded and sorted by size. Specific items needed: Men’s Shoes Men’s Shirts Men’s Shorts / Pants Women’s Shirts Women’s Pants Light jackets...
Interfaith Calendar, April 2021

Interfaith Calendar: March, 2021

March 1: St. David of Wales – Christian March 2-20: Nineteen Day Fast – Baha’i March 7: Meatfare Sunday -Orthodox Christian March 10: Lailat al Miraj  – Islam March 12: Orthodox Sunday – Orthodox Christian March 12: Maha Shivaratri...