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Gratitude For Life

When you sit around the Thanksgiving table this year, give thanks to life. The life of the turkey and the vegetables on your plate. The life that was given to you and your loved ones and the life of those you don't really love. Life is the most precious gift that was given to us.

GMO Yes or No?

When I have a conversation with people about the issues surrounding genetically-modified organisms (GMOs), many are confused about them. So here is my attempt to make things clearer.

Love and the Earth

If we are to create a new and hopeful future for man and the world then we need not just change our behavior, but also change our attitude. We need to create a new relationship with the world, a relationship that is based on our experience of the world as a living being.

Is it just a simple cup of tea?

Drinking your morning cup of coffee or tea is a reminder that when we are talking about “consuming” or a world “addiction” to fossil fuels, we are not just using metaphors. We are talking of our own physical body and of diverse experiences of smells and tastes that have a personal and a global meaning – a meaning that is highly important to know if we are to make informed decisions.

Medicine for body, soul and spirit

The image of the human being as a threefold being is central in what Rudolf Steiner called the “essential nature of man”. In that image man meets the world through three different venues: through his senses he observes and develops concepts or thoughts of the world, through his feelings he develops likes and dislikes toward the world, and through his will power he toils and thereby becomes one with the world.

Seeds of Hope

SeedsSeeds contain the essence of life which is above all diverse. The entire concept of a seed is that it is an anticipation of the future.