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November 23, 2018

Thanksgiving Every Day

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Sharing this meal together also addresses our profound desire for community. Just as man was not made to live alone, neither, it follows, is it good to eat alone. Too many of us, when left to our own devices will passively grab some junk food. Alone...

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November 1, 2018

Community Is an Antidote to Addiction

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When I looked up and saw the hand-drawn poster made by a particularly artistic friend of mine, I realized what was going on. The sign was compelling passers-by to make creative lanterns for our upcoming lantern festival, better known as “The Lantern...

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September 14, 2018

Give Kids Autonomy: They’ll Be Motivated

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A former teacher volunteered that the class of students we were about to inherit was not keen on singing. A parent told me that she wasn’t sure if her son could sing at all and could we possibly get them to start singing? Sure. We’ll just create...

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August 6, 2018

Children: The World’s Best Naturalists

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We spend the better part of each day in a woodland valley full of streams, small tributaries, and swamps. Endless opportunity for discovery. I fill my knapsack with field identification guides for grasses, trees, wildflowers, insects and an...

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