“You must find a way to get in the way and get in good trouble, necessary trouble…you have a moral obligation, a mission, and a mandate when you leave here, to go out and seek justice for all. You can do it. You must do it.” Words from Martin Luther King Jr. to John Lewis
What trouble is calling out to you?
“Find out what makes you most alive and do that, for what the world needs, more than anything else, is people who are fully alive.” Howard Thurman
When do you feel fully alive?
Leaving behind nights of terror and fear
I rise Into a daybreak that’s wondrously clear I rise… (Maya Angelou)
How do you find the breath and air to rise in the midst of the challenges and trauma of these days?
When you do the dishes, do the dishes. Brother Lawrence
What are you called to stay present with?
“And under the eaves
and through the walls the squirrels have gnawed their ragged entrances but it is the season when they need shelter, so what shall I do?” Mary Oliver
What spaces is God looking to be invited into?
“Whatever you do will be insignificant and it is very important that you do it.” Mahatma Ghandi
Where does this resonate within your life?