Monthly Archives: June 2013

Happy Pride 2013 from all of us at Emergence International

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   Happy Pride 2013 from all of us at Emergence International   “When I was in high school and grade school and younger, I was considered to be an outcast and I just couldn’t find my place,” the long-time LGBT ally said with emotion, addressing the cheering crowd. “[But] there was a particular crowd who did accept me. There was a… Read more »

Guard Your Heart and Mind by Tyler Perry – Daily Bread – 06/21/2013

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I know that a lot of different kinds of people from a lot of different backgrounds and faiths read this email . . .  right now in these times in our country there are lots of you who are wondering how you’re going to pay the mortgage or the rent, or feed your families.  And there are lots of you… Read more »

A Life Lesson: Evening Reflections by Virginia Harris C.S.B. – Daily Bread – 06/19/2013

    “When thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid: yea, thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep shall be sweet.”  (Proverbs 3:24)                 A Life Lesson: Evening Reflections by Virginia Harris C..S.B. Posted: 17 Jun 2013 11:58 PM PDT   Whatever you do to unwind from the day’s activities – an… Read more »

A Summer of Spiritual Transformation: The Best Vacation! – by Virginia Harris, C.S.B. – Daily Bread – 06/10/2013

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“I marveled at the natural beauty of God’s creation effortlessly rolling out before me .” Virginia Harris, C.S.B.  5:31 Space Oddity – (View the Video)  On the eve of his return to Earth after nearly five months on board the International Space Station, Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield has recorded his own version of David Bowie’s Space Oddity.  (15,804,519 views) A… Read more »

Protect And Defend – Tom Taffel – 06/07/2013

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  Good thoughts are an impervious armor; clad therewith you are completely shielded from the attacks of error of every sort.  And not only yourselves are safe, but all whom your thoughts rest upon are thereby benefited. Mary Baker Eddy (The First Church of Christ, Scientist, and Miscellany, p. 210). Protect And Defend By Tom Taffel Web Original To defend is… Read more »

Special Edition – New & Updated Information for EI Conference in Colorado – 06/06/2013

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  The previous years I had worked at Sportsman’s Valley Guest Ranch, where the owners, Hortense and Preston Beaver, who were Christian Scientists, were . . . talkative, customer oriented, and always full of a bright, positive, Mary Baker Eddy lightness that was contagious.    Judy Collins Sanity and Grace p.25    7:44 Judy Collins – “The Blizzard” 1989 Judy… Read more »

Child of God – Daily Bread – 06/06/2013

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  One infinite God, good, unifies men and nations; constitutes the brotherhood of man; ends wars; fulfills the Scripture, ‘Love thy neighbor as thyself;’ annihilates pagan and Christian idolatry, – whatever is wrong in social, civil, criminal, political, and religious codes; equalizes the sexes; annuls the curse on man, and leaves nothing that can sin, suffer, be punished or destroyed…. Read more »

“Unity, the Bond of Perfectness.” by Laura Moliter – Daily Bread – 06/05/2013

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  Now I beseech you, brethren, mark them which cause divisions and offences contrary to the doctrine which ye have learned; and avoid them. For they that are such serve not our Lord Jesus Christ, but their own belly; and by good words and fair speeches deceive the hearts of the simple. (Romans 16: 17-18)   Our Unity, the Bond… Read more »

Virginia Harris, C.S.B. – Our Children, Our Treasures – Daily Bread – 06/04/2013

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“Ah, children, you are the bulwarks of freedom, the cement of society, the hope of our race!” Mary Baker Eddy Virginia Harris, C.S.B. – Our Children, Our Treasures  Our Children, Our Treasures Posted:02 Jun 2013 01:00 PM PDT What a promise this is to the entire human race – to our children and to ourselves. Many countries acknowledge a Children’s Day observation during… Read more »

Special Edition – Youth Innovator Award – Cason Crane – The Rainbow Summits Project — Climbing Mountains for LGBTQ Rights

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  I remembered my experience climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro, the highest mountain in Africa, at age 15.  The route was long and hard.  There were times that I thought I wouldn’t be able to keep going. I had to ask for help from my teammates to get the support I needed to continue.  And, eventually, we reached the summit and reveled… Read more »