Category Archives: Culture

The Most Important Part of Any Education

by Nicholas Andrea The most important thing children need to be taught in school today is the truth of interconnectedness with all life. And, I don’t mean this as merely an intellectual idea, a hollow theory that can be forgotten … Continue reading

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The Bell of Salvation Rings

by Nick Andrea A cool autumn breeze, dancing through the leaves on the trees; the air’s perfect temperature portending one not remembering where he is ending and the world, beginning; one step after one step, deeper and deeper into peace, … Continue reading

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Five Simple Ways to Change the World

by Nick Andrea All these crazy things happening in the world stage have been getting me down, lately – wars, collateral damage, unnecessary killing, and the list goes on. It reached a peek this afternoon when I had a hard time even being in my … Continue reading

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The Point of Life and Work, as I See It

by Nick Andrea All exist within a single, interconnected Cosmos that is alive with consciousness. Even the ancient Greeks who coined that term, believed so. We, as miniature reflections of That, are literally the Universe becoming conscious of Itself. Our job is to realize … Continue reading

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Hope Remains

by Nick Andrea There’s one minute left, an eternity from here to there, like, as they say, the moment before death, when one’s whole life flashes before our eyes. Death, tonight, is the book exchange closing, I delay the inevitable … Continue reading

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Cosmic Evolution

by Nick Andrea Society is evolving to a place where its businesses, systems, institutions, religions, even its art, will be founded in non-duality. That is, the well being of all life will be considered in decision making. This universal sentiment … Continue reading

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Two Peas in a Pod

by Nick Andrea Israel and Hamas, two peas in a pod, can you not see how interconnected is your lot? Who struck first, now, it’s impossible to say and it wouldn’t even change the murderous display of unrestrained desire for … Continue reading

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Brazil

by Nick Andrea A country gone mad, 60,000 screaming, sweaty, violent fans, thick with desire, expectation, disappointment. Its people, en masse, having revolted at the billions, and billions, and billions spent to host these games, when there were mouths, souls, … Continue reading

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In What Is My Security?

by Nick Andrea I want security in life. I want to know that, no matter what, I’ll be ok. However, through having the rug significantly pulled out from under me a number of times, I’ve concluded that I can’t find the security … Continue reading

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UU Monthly Congregation Themes – June: Life Before Death

by Nick Andrea Our June monthly theme is: Life Before Death – What does it mean to measure the success of our lives by the quality of our living? What is quality living, for that matter? I’d like to share … Continue reading

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