Mayapple and Resolutions: Sources of Healing for a Hurting World

By Orrin Morris Many of the resolutions we make for the new year focus on family, economy, and national and global harmony. Resolutions are based on hopes: hope that our sons and daughters will be kept from harm’s way; that we can relate in mutual ways to people whose backgrounds differs from ours; that weContinue reading “Mayapple and Resolutions: Sources of Healing for a Hurting World”

Three keys for writing a new story for a New Year

By Joe LaGuardia Every year I set out to keep some much-needed resolutions.  These resolutions have to do with change: I’d like to eat less, exercise more, pray without ceasing.  The usual New Year’s stuff. Since I rarely keep these resolutions beyond the second or third week, however, I wonder if perhaps I’ve been going aboutContinue reading “Three keys for writing a new story for a New Year”