Grateful News August 2015

This month’s Grateful News focuses on effective alternative health care, empowering economically-challenged neighborhoods, generosity from garbage dumps, and new ecology ideas. Alongside a Doctor’s Care, a Dose of Traditional Healing Indigenous ancestral knowledge and practices, like services provided in public clinics, are free for patients … continue reading

August Newsletter

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are – Theodore Roosevelt Dear Friends – In the spirit of doing all that we can with all that we have learned, today we unveil some exciting, important improvements to our beloved website. Please come see… Our … continue reading

Staff Picks

A collection of favorite resources – both old and new – handpicked by the Gratefulness staff for your perusal. This page will be refreshed 2 – 3 times per month with “gems” which have particularly moved, touched, or engaged us… How a Penny Made Me Feel … continue reading

New German Translation

A German translation of Br. David’s article “5 Steps to Finding Your Vocation” – “Fünf Schritte wie du zu deiner Berufung findest” – is now available.  We are so grateful to Eve Landis, a volunteer for A Network for Grateful Living, who has been translating many of … continue reading

Remembering the 70th Anniversary of Nagasaki

“The Japanese are not the enemy. The Americans are not the enemy. The enemy is War.” August 9, 2015 commemorates the 70th Anniversary of the bombing of Nagasaki.  This quote is from the film, “Rhapsody in August,” by director Akira Kurosawa, which we highly recommend seeing at this … continue reading

Grateful News July 2015

This month’s Grateful News focuses on diversity in the US Justice system, some unexpected beauty of shoe shine workers, medical and conservation promise, and help for refugees. Senate Confirms First-Ever Native American Woman As Federal Judge Diane Humetewa was confirmed 96-0 to serve on the U.S. District … continue reading

Staff Picks

A collection of favorite resources – both old and new – handpicked by the Gratefulness staff for your perusal. This page will be refreshed 2 – 3 times per month with “gems” which have particularly moved, touched, or engaged us… Four Great Gratitude Strategies (Greater Good … continue reading

News from our European Network, “Dankbar leben”

Europäisches Netzwerk „Dankbar leben“ Summer 2015 After successfully building up and accompanying the European Network “Dankbar leben” in the coordination team between July 2012 and December 2014, Brigitte Kwizda-Gredler has decided to dedicate most of her support during 2015 to finalizing projects within the network, … continue reading

July Newsletter

“Wonder is the beginning of wisdom.”    –  Socrates Dear Friend -We welcome you to notice the many wonders of this moment, and to celebrate the wisdom of wonder in the face of life’s consistent invitations for us all to embrace and create change. At … continue reading