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Billionaires Against Pope Francis

29 March 2014

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A group of billionaires are taking issue with comments from Pope Francis about capitalism.

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Pope Francis Making Phone Calls to Those Who Are Suffering

29 March 2014

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The video below shows how Pope Francis is making phone calls to those who are suffering.

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When Asked to Hear Congregants’ Sins, Pope First Kneels to Share His Own Sins

29 March 2014

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In the video below, Pope Francis breaks with tradition and takes time to confess his own sins.

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“Hey Brother” Inspiring Music Video by Avicii

6 February 2014

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Published on Dec 9, 2013 Download Avicii’s album “True” including ‘Hey Brother’ now on: iTunes: http://smarturl.it/itrue Amazon: http://smarturl.it/atrue Google Play: http://goo.gl/Xv1XC1 More info on: http://www.facebook.com/avicii http://www.twitter.com/avicii http://www.avicii.com http://www.atnightmgmt.com

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The Pull of Religious Tradition – Through the Eyes of a Sikh

26 January 2014

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“There is nothing in the world’s pleasures, or idols, or forbidden books that can tempt me anymore.” ~ Chaim Kovler, Rosh Hashana 1948, from the film The Quarrel There’s a perception that the more orthodox religious traditions use charismatic and authoritarian leadership to oppress followers with threats of damnation and thus they establish a wall […]

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The Quarrel – A Heated Exchange About Religion and Faith

26 January 2014

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Below are selected excerpts from the film The Quarrel. The complete film is very much worth viewing and sharing with others. You can order it through the producer’s website.

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Why bring a child into this world? – An inspiring film by Unilever

8 December 2013

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In the tradition of corporations bringing inspiration and hope to the world, Unilever has launched Project Sunlight. Two videos about the project are below. While this is an encouraging look at the positive role parenting can have in creating a better world, those considering starting a family should seriously consider the financial cost of raising […]

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Yale University Shield Hebrew Text: Urim and Thummim – The High Priests of Ancient Judaism

19 November 2013

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Urim and Thummim The Yale University Shield (shown above) bears an abbreviated Hebrew phrase haʾUrim vəhaTummim (האורים והתומים). This is the official statement found on Yale’s website regarding these Hebrew words: The iconography of the Yale shield (or “arms”) is taken from the University’s seal, which was adopted by the Trustees of Yale College in the […]

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“Love the earth and sun and the animals” ~ Walt Whitman

12 November 2013

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“This is what you shall do; Love the earth and sun and the animals, despise riches, give alms to every one that asks, stand up for the stupid and crazy, devote your income and labor to others, hate tyrants, argue not concerning God, have patience and indulgence toward the people, take off your hat to […]

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Seeds of Loving Kindness Tour in Iowa City on 11 November 2013

9 November 2013

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Seeds of Loving Kindness Monday  11.11.13  | 6:30 p.m. Public Space One Lower Level – Wesley Building 120 North Dubuque Street Iowa City - http://goo.gl/maps/AiDUZ For More information: 319.621.0191 An evening of high dharma and inspiration a spiritual talk and multimedia presentation with Ganga, Tara and Jampa Dorje Ganga and Tara have lived in India for […]

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It Starts with One… Be the ONE… (PSA Created Using Compilation of Liberty Mutual Videos)

29 May 2013

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This is a video created using a compilation of Liberty Mutual advertisements.

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Life is GREAT… DISCONNECT and enjoy (PSA Video From DayToDisconnect.com)

29 May 2013

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This is an inspiring short video about disconnecting from the digital world and reconnecting to the people and life around us. [source]

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The Next Big Thing in Luxury is Small

26 April 2013

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The latest advertisement from Buick (shown below) proclaims: “The Next Big Thing in Luxury is Small.” The smaller is better message is increasingly finding its way into mainstream culture as a shifting undercurrent to the bigger is better mindset of another era. The description on Buick’s YouTube channel reads: “The age of the over-sized luxury […]

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Little Mosque – Television Series about Islam and Muslims in America

5 April 2013

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Below are the first few episodes in a new series about Islam and Muslims in America.

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Primary Causes of Excessive Food Consumption Leading to Weight Gain and Obesity

30 March 2013

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Transcending the “Eat Less” Mentality. Simply put, ongoing weight gain is caused by consuming more calories than one is burning. For this reason, it’s common for doctors and well meaning family or friends to advise obese people to “just eat less.” However, this advise is of little use to a person who feels very hungry […]

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AT&T Bigger is Better Campaign

22 March 2013

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AT&T recently launched an advertising campaign promoting the “Bigger is Better” message. Below is one of the videos from the campaign. At a time when we need to be living simpler, smaller, and more sustainably, this message seems to be in contrast to the shift toward living with less.

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Henri the Cat – Videos by Will Braden – Henri le Chat Noir

11 March 2013

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These are the Henri videos from Will Braden. Learn more about Henri on Facebook, Twitter, and the Henri store. Click here for Henri the book.

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This Navy Doctor Came Ashore by Charles Read

18 December 2012

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Availability. This Navy Doctor Came Ashore by Charles H. Read is available in print and Kindle versions. [Buy Now: Print | Kindle] Review. At the time of this posting, the book currently has a 5-star rating on Amazon (the highest possible rating). Summary. Dr. Charles Read entered the Royal Canadian Navy in 1943 and worked […]

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