Our next Global Days of Service period is upon us!
It's a new year - let's start 2014 out right! There are many ways to serve one's family, one's nation, one's community, one's neighbor, one's environment - it is up to you to find a manner of service which is meaningful to you in the context of your life and Zen Buddhist practice -
I will start by letting you know that my participation in Global Day of Service over the last couple of years has progressed from the commitment of a day four times a year to a new career in social work and environmental advocacy (this way I get to commute to work in my kayak and/or bicycle
This is powerful stuff, service is, if you give it a chance it might just become a way of life!
As you participate in your service projects, please share your activity here - there is beauty and energy in practicing as a Sangha!
You and I have what we need. There is beauty in letting it go; sharing it -
The gift of service is boundless and inexhaustible
We will all be here; practicing together.
Please feel free to visit previous Global Day of Service threads of you are in need of ideas or inspiration!