That Farthest Shore (via poemsandponderings)

Seems like a great post for a Sunday morning and since I was coming up empty this morning---thanks to Jake---I have a post worth posting!!!        Sunday morning, I think something spiritual is in order. I just finished this on Friday last, (9/2/11) and in the nick time for this morning's sermon. That Farthest Shore  My body is but a vessel,  for the being that I am.  So, I won't bear no worldly troubles,  into the Promise Land.    I will take no earthly tortures,  no wounds, nor human pains, … [Read more...]

The Unwanted Gift (A history of Indian Affairs) (via poemsandponderings)

Please join me today as I repost one of the offerings from Jake over at Poems and Ponderings today that he wrote in honor of "our" proclaimed Native American Week. As you might know I have designated my Comments for a Cause this month to go to Tree of Life Ministry in Mission, SD. This organization works along with the Lakota on the Rosebud Reservation to improve their living conditions and their lives in a myriad of ways. I have a love of these people and know that the monies that are donated … [Read more...]