Do we need any more signs that this work is urgent – the work of re-creating how humans live within this planet? Because right now things are not going well. The name of this non-profit, and the work that falls under its umbrella, is not just some attention-getting catch-phrase. It is a mission. And we […]
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New creation is not a “thing” we make. It is an act, on ongoing unfolding. We create – like an artist before a canvas, or a writer, pen and journal in hand. Creation in this sense is not a result, a finished project. It is an ongoing work. It is a journey, full of potential, of surprises, of new insights, new revelations. And this work of new creation has never been more necessary than it is right now.
I mean, for what other times would we be born other than the ones we are actually in? And, knowing that, can we also believe that we have what we need to address the great challenges of our times? Can we trust that we have been given what we need to bring about the great transition?
We are re-inventing this project to make way for some New Creation. In the midst of ecological crisis, that is what is rising up in the midst of it. Hope is a verb, it’s what we do, not a thing to be possessed as if it can exist apart from what we do. In that sense it is in our hands. And helping to empower and share the stories of new creation will be our project in the days ahead. But we sure can use your support to realize this new dream.