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Gathering the Sparks

Today’s readings (click to open in new tab/window):
Psalms 36; 147:12-20, Genesis 11:1-9, Hebrews 6:13-20, John 4:1-15

Though Charles Darwin did not write On The Origin Of Species… 476 more words


Charity Item Donation Lists

I’ve been searching for my for my kids to connect with the idea of giving tzedakah.  We took their tzedakah and went to the grocery store to pick food to donate to a local food bank. 249 more words

Animal Shelter

Tikkun Olam

Tikkun Olam means to repair the world and 2017 felt like we were coming apart at the seams.

As trying as this year has been both personally and globally I have to believe there is still a chance for a more lasting repair…. 26 more words

Hey Buddy!

Michelle Aventajado wears many hats: mother, wife, daughter, entrepreneur, writer, model, product endorser, and Non-Profit Director. She grew up in New York, one of five children, the daughter of a Filipino mother and an American father. 2,072 more words


Christmas 2017 - Gathering the Light

The Story of Tikkun Olam – Gathering the Light

At the beginning of time, God’s presence filled the universe. When God decided to bring this world into being, to make room for creation, He first drew in His breath, contracting Himself. 240 more words

Photography And Art

The Silence On Silence And The Status Quo - By Marc

I am so disheartened lately. Whenever I speak up on politics or the status of things going on in the world, I am too often met with venom… and often from both sides. 882 more words

Posts By Marc

Peacekeeping Vs. Peacemaking: What's the Difference?

Back in 2008, I had the opportunity to meet with Judea Pearl, the father of Daniel Pearl. Following the murder of his son, Judea reached out to people across the United States hoping to counter religious extremism and build bridges of understanding between people of different faith communities. 1,072 more words