Thursday, April 11, 2019
Meeting on Holy Ground
“The place where people meet to seek the highest is holy ground.”
This morning as I was sorting through some papers I found this line from the movie The Scent of a Woman. Curious, I did some research to find the origin:
I found this quite inspiring. From my perspective, anything we can do as human beings to further harmony, unification, and kindness is vital to our existence. So often we focus on the differences and the things that divide us rather than the attributes we have in common no matter where we live on this planet or what culture and ethnicity we are.
These ideas of peace and harmony are nothing new but I like to be reminded and these days I don’t mind being reminded often, and in fact, I seek positivity (not always successfully) each morning when I start the day.
As I write this the song of John Lennon comes to mind:
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