The very fact that I can write my blog this week, send it off to my volunteer proofreader/editor and then out to all of you is evidence that Hurricane Sandy did not have the effect on our area as predicted. We prepared for the worst, probably not as well as we could have, but we took precautions. We had a few leaks in the roof that we’ll address soon, and I got to use the shop vac in the cellar more than once. But other than the fact that our satellite lost the HD channels and we had to…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on October 31, 2012 at 8:12pm — No Comments
Forgive me for no blog or message last week, but with the Unity of Harrisburg 30th Anniversary it was one of several things that just didn’t get done. Then this week catch up was more than I expected. Knowing, however, that everything before “but” is B.S., let me just leave it at “I’m sorry” with no further explanation!
Last week, Daily Om (http://dailyom.com) published the thoughts of Madisyn Taylor. Taylor brings up a very…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on October 27, 2012 at 7:09pm — No Comments
One of the foundation principles I teach is the oneness of all creation. Political commentary, particularly during a presidential election year, seems to be the opposite of that concept. In the midst of close political races some religions are crossing the line between church and state. This action perpetuates rifts between spiritual communities.
I recently read the following poem in an email from Rev. Dr. Peggy Price, which I feel puts the current situation into…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on October 10, 2012 at 3:57pm — No Comments
According to the Gregorian calendar we’ve only been experiencing fall here in the northern hemisphere for less than two weeks – since the autumnal equinox on September 22. Did the cooler weather and changing leaves sneak up on you again?
Perhaps that’s because Mother Earth has had this all in preparation since about August 1. There’s a Celtic celebration at that time (one of the names is Lammas) that is the start of the autumn season. So rather than abruptly…Continue
Added by Terry Drew Karanen on October 3, 2012 at 5:51pm — No Comments