Category Archives: Change

Silent Saturday Agendas

Jesus is alone in the tomb, his spirit in communion with God, bringing about the resurrection of his body for his next communications. The disciples retreat and hide in confusion and fear. The Jewish leadership plots to disrupt this unwieldy … Continue reading

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We Join Spokes Together

Introduction Tao Te Ching – Chapter Eleven We join spokes together in a wheel, but it is the center hole that makes the wagon move. We shape clay into a pot, but it is the emptiness inside that holds whatever … Continue reading

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Marches, Movements, Manifestations

Introduction Updated 1.25.17 Tao Te Ching – Chapter Ten Can you coax your mind from its wandering and keep to the original oneness? Can you let your body become supple as a newborn child’s? Can you cleanse your inner vision … Continue reading

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Bowls, Borders, Bounty

Introduction Tao Te Ching Chapter Nine Fill your bowl to the brim and it will spill. Keep sharpening your knife and it will blunt. Chase after money and security and your heart will never unclench. Care about people’s approval and … Continue reading

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Church and State

Introduction Tao Te Ching Chapter Eight The supreme good is like water, which nourishes all things without trying to. It is content with the low places that people disdain. Thus it is like the Tao. In dwelling, live close to … Continue reading

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Infinite Possibilities

Introduction Tao Te Ching Chapter Four The Tao is like a well: used but never used up. It is like the eternal void: filled with infinite possibilities. It is hidden but always present. I don’t know who gave birth to … Continue reading

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Democracy and Demagoguery

Introduction Tao Te Ching The tao that can be told is not the eternal Tao The name that can be named is not the eternal Name. The unnamable is the eternally real. Naming is the origin of all particular things. … Continue reading

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