Yet in the midst of all this destruction, we know that there is hope. We know that all over the world, people come together to make a difference. Some do it through anonymous acts of random kindness. Others come together to feed those who are hungry, find shelter for those who are homeless, nurse those who are sick, and help in a thousand other ways. [read more]
If those are a few of the things we know, what resolutions will we make for the new year? I always have a number that have to do with eating better, getting more exercise, extending my meditations — that sort of thing. But what are our resolutions about giving from the heart? Some of those resolutions may be very personal — in a marriage, with a child, with a close friend. Others may reach out beyond our close circle to ways of giving that change things for people we do not know — and people who may never know us.
I have no answer for you. I just pose the question. Perhaps you and I should make a few resolutions to give from the heart more in the new year. We welcome your thoughts.