The creation     of athousand  forests is in one   acorn
We Need   To Remind  Ourselves OfSomething Very  Simple… YouCant Spell Heart    Without  All Of Earth.
Today We Want To Remember To Look At Life    Through A  Spiritual Lens   - Remember Because Deep    Within Us   We Already...
From The  Beginning Of Time We Have  Understand  And Held As   Sacred The   Concept OfConnectedness.
Humankind has not  woven the web oflife. We are but one   thread within it. Whatever we do to  the web, we do toourselves....
So what does it   mean to us?  Obviously one would hope thatwe can understand that what we do   matters. But connectedness...
It means that we can look to the earth to receiveour energy – not  just hydro and  fossil fuels andwind and sun but    the...
Look outside andsee how the earth is    renewing itself. While it looks like it isn’t doing anything  – while we think ith...
Think to yourself if  this tree can bring the bounty of life inthe midst of uneven  weather the least   you can do .. is e...
We can see theeveryday divineif we look at the  life around us     through a  spiritual lens.We just need to  learn to lis...
Climb the mountains    and get their goodtidings. Natures peace   will flow into you as   sunshine flows into  trees. The ...
Within the earth  around us is thevery mystery of life itself, means that   we understandthat sometimes we     must seekpr...
Again, this is a gift the world gives to us…for the same is true of all    of our life, in our    relationships and things...
We do not takeour energy from   the earth,we are a part of  the energy of the earth.
John Muir wrote: I only went out  for a walk andfinally concluded  to stay out till     sundown,   for going out,    I fou...
As you live in this world, may you find yourself in the presence of the divine, and  know that the divine is finding   its...
Only when the lasttree has died andthe last river beenpoisoned and the   last fish been  caught will werealise we cannot  ...
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We do not take our energy from the earth, we are a part of the energy of the earth

  1. 1. The creation of athousand forests is in one acorn
  2. 2. We Need To Remind Ourselves OfSomething Very Simple… YouCant Spell Heart Without All Of Earth.
  3. 3. Today We Want To Remember To Look At Life Through A Spiritual Lens - Remember Because Deep Within Us We Already Know How.
  4. 4. From The Beginning Of Time We Have Understand And Held As Sacred The Concept OfConnectedness.
  5. 5. Humankind has not woven the web oflife. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do toourselves. All thingsare bound together. All things connect.~Chief Seattle, 1855
  6. 6. So what does it mean to us? Obviously one would hope thatwe can understand that what we do matters. But connectedness, also means renewal.
  7. 7. It means that we can look to the earth to receiveour energy – not just hydro and fossil fuels andwind and sun but the spiritualrenewal we need each day.
  8. 8. Look outside andsee how the earth is renewing itself. While it looks like it isn’t doing anything – while we think ithas been too cold, or dry – it is suddenly full of life
  9. 9. Think to yourself if this tree can bring the bounty of life inthe midst of uneven weather the least you can do .. is everything on yourlist. Find the energy you need for everyday all around you
  10. 10. We can see theeveryday divineif we look at the life around us through a spiritual lens.We just need to learn to listen
  11. 11. Climb the mountains and get their goodtidings. Natures peace will flow into you as sunshine flows into trees. The winds will blow their ownfreshness into you, and the storms theirenergy, while cares will drop off like autumn leaves. ~John Muir
  12. 12. Within the earth around us is thevery mystery of life itself, means that we understandthat sometimes we must seekprotection, shelter, watch for signs of danger.
  13. 13. Again, this is a gift the world gives to us…for the same is true of all of our life, in our relationships and things we give our life to, and everyday reality, sometimes We mustseek that same shelter, watch for dangers, weather the storms.
  14. 14. We do not takeour energy from the earth,we are a part of the energy of the earth.
  15. 15. John Muir wrote: I only went out for a walk andfinally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.
  16. 16. As you live in this world, may you find yourself in the presence of the divine, and know that the divine is finding its presence in you.
  17. 17. Only when the lasttree has died andthe last river beenpoisoned and the last fish been caught will werealise we cannot eat money. ~Cree Proverb

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