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 Today we are talking about how do we take our nonviolent communications skills into the world? How do we continue to continue to develop them, to listen with compassion, to be that peace that we want in the world? We know that when we use these tools, it changes our thoughts, which transform our...
By: kristam
Posted: Sunday, October 18, 2020
 It's only words and words are all I have to show my love for you. It's perfect. It's true. It is our words, and our words can reach out in love or they can reach out in harm. For the last few weeks, we've been talking a lot about Nonviolent Communication because of everything that's going on in...
By: kristam
Posted: Sunday, October 11, 2020
Today, the outer experience many are facing creates a reflection of fear, unrest, grief, and scarcity consciousness. The darkness and chaos seem to be all around with little light shining through. Grief is one feeling many are expressing. The grief of daily life which many have created and the...
By: vmansfield
Posted: Friday, October 9, 2020
          Good morning, Unity of Louisville. It is so great to be with you this morning. When Rev. Valerie and I planned for me to come to your community and give a talk and do a workshop, it was months and months ago. We had no idea that it wouldn't be in person. The good thing is we have all of...
By: kristam
Posted: Sunday, October 4, 2020
What stories are we telling ourselves during this time of pandemic, social injustice, and climate disasters? Let’s take a moment to check in to our thoughts and breathe…in…out… and be.  The overwhelming outer chaos may be difficult for our human mind and body to absorb. All thoughts center on our...
By: vmansfield
Posted: Friday, October 2, 2020
          You gotta love the universe. The universe is amazing being in the fire of anger. Wow. That's pretty heavy. You know what? It is perfect for the times that we're in. I don't know about you, but I've had some angry feelings come up recently. Usually, I'm really good about addressing them,...
By: kristam
Posted: Monday, September 28, 2020
Let us take a moment in the silence and pray. Pray for our city to release the anger, frustration, and sadness we are feeling and seeing unfold on our streets. We know our thoughts, words, and actions are important today and every day as we continue to support all those in the greater community....
By: vmansfield
Posted: Friday, September 25, 2020
I just want to take a moment and say thank you. Thank you Lisa for those beautiful words, thank you, Janet, for that beautiful voice, putting those words to music. You guys are truly wonderful musicians and I dearly appreciate you.  I forgive me. Not always easy to do, but as we stand in that truth...
By: sharral
Posted: Monday, September 21, 2020
The leaves are beginning to fall, the morning air is crisper and the days are shorter. Another season ends as we continue to take steps to be healthy and whole six months into a global pandemic. Our individual and collective lives continue to shift as we navigate new ways of life. Fall is a great...
By: vmansfield
Posted: Friday, September 18, 2020
         May all beings be at peace. May all beings be free of suffering. May all beings remember who they are. As I was listening to Phil, I was reminded of doing our Sunday class by Zoom, doing a book study group on Tuesday with Zoom, and a couple of other things. One of the things I've become...
By: kristam
Posted: Sunday, September 13, 2020

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