Dear Friends,

 We hope that you are safe and well.

 Today's Meditation presents Ilia Delio reflecting on all that is happening in our world. "Call the Midwife" is one our favorite programs too: we think you will resonate with Ilia's reflections on the umbilical cord, Teilhard and Etty Hillesum.

 We invite you to join us as we commit ourselves to working tirelessly to end systemic and structural racism in our society, in the church, in healthcare, in the workplace--wherever it shows up so that everyone may come to have more abundant life. May this meditation nourish our contemplative-active hearts and sustain all of us in action.

Dear Friends,

 We hope that you are safe and well.

 Today's Meditation presents Henri Nouwen reminding us to take time to nourish our souls. Dave Driscoll called this meditation to mind.

 We invite you to join us as we commit ourselves to working tirelessly to end systemic and structural racism in our society, in the church, in healthcare, in the workplace--wherever it shows up so that everyone may come to have more abundant life. May this meditation nourish our contemplative-active hearts and sustain all of us in action.

Dear Friends,

We hope that you are safe and well.

Today's Meditation presents Rachel Hackenberg reflecting on how we want things "Just for Us" and God's heart opens to everyone and calls us to do the same.

We invite you to join us as we commit ourselves to working tirelessly to end systemic and structural racism in our society, in the church, in healthcare, in the workplace--wherever it shows up so that everyone may come to have more abundant life. May this meditation nourish our contemplative-active hearts and sustain all of us in action.

Dear Friends,

 We hope that you are safe and well.

 Today's Meditation presents Valedictorian Elizabeth Bonker delivering her speech to her classmates even though she is non-speaking autistic. She finds Helen Keller and Mister Rogers to be her heroes and charges her fellow graduates to "Be the Light--Life is for Service!" She goes on to share her life mission.

We invite you to join us as we commit ourselves to working tirelessly to end systemic and structural racism in our society, in the church, in healthcare, in the workplace--wherever it shows up so that everyone may come to have more abundant life. May this meditation nourish our contemplative-active hearts and sustain all of us in action.

Dear Friends,

 We hope that you are safe and well.

 Today's Meditation presents David Whyte reflecting on "Solace."

We invite you to join us as we commit ourselves to working tirelessly to end systemic and structural racism in our society, in the church, in healthcare, in the workplace--wherever it shows up so that everyone may come to have more abundant life. May this meditation nourish our contemplative-active hearts and sustain all of us in action.