While silence may not be everyone’s choice for a spiritual and/or health practice, artist and writer Mirka Knaster explains how a quiet spirituality has nurtured her soul and provided healing. Check out her simple suggestions for trying a practice of silence. (Photo: Leland Francisco, Creative Commons)
Money! It can motivate us, enrich us, and certainly frustrate us. We cannot live without it today. And if we’re not careful it can take us over. Fortunately, as people of faith, we have tools to help moderate the way money can take over our thoughts, says this article from Beliefnet.
Caring for the environment is a way of respecting our God, the Creator, and loving our neighbor, including the generations who will come after us. Here are 11 great suggestions — you can make one or all of them a New Year’s Goal — on what you and your congregation can do to help improve the environment. Posted on Beliefnet. (Photo by Aussiegall, used by Creative Commons license. Thanks!)