This list is from Quaker Friends in Baltimore.  If you are feeling helpless right now, just choose one action.  We can’t fix everything, but together we can do something. 

1.     Google whether your local police department currently outfits all on-duty police officers with a body-worn camera a...

Amid nationwide protests spurred by the killings of George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery and Breonna Taylor, a 1967 speech by King at Stanford University has resurfaced for its perennial wisdom.

The "Other America"' speech was recently shared on Twitter by the King Center, the organization set up by Coretta Scot...

May 28, 2020

"If I am exclusively caught in my identity with daily concerns and passing thoughts and feelings,

I mistake constantly changing circumstances for all there is, and my sense of well-being gets batted about like a ping-pong ball depending upon moment to moment conditions within and around me, conditions


April 19, 2020

“Many see looming catastrophe, but few of us have realized that this crisis

is driving us toward positive change, a quantum transformation.”

~ Barbara Marx Hubbard

If the coronavirus pandemic has done one positive thing, at least in potential, it has been to show us that we cannot return to business and...

March 14, 2020

In New Thought we know that "thought creates." Therefore we cannot deny that we've felt chaos heading steadily towards us for a good long time. The old-school admonishment: "Stop your crying or I'll give you something to cry about," is an uncomfortably apt metaphor. Individuals and societies, across pl...

March 4, 2020

“Scared? Pray.
Over thinking? Pray.
Losing hope? Pray.
Worried? Pray.
Struggling? Pray.
Pray and trust in Allah!” 

~ Dr Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips, Founder: Islamic Online University

We are confronting any number of challenging opportunities to express our spiritual poise these days, aren’t we? In Ne...