Day: February 1, 2012

Power to the People(‘s Prayer Breakfast)

“…just a few blocks away a humble gathering of interfaith clergy, lay leaders, faith-based social justice advocates, and members of the Occupy Movement are simultaneously finalizing their plans for an alternative interfaith People’s Prayer Breakfast.”

Belief and faith

He thinks for a long time. Finally he says, “I have faith that God doesn’t think that I am dirt.” With that pronouncement, I begin to see a long line of defeated people who never believed that they are valued and cherished. Without this fundamental faith understanding, change is not possible. And faith requires trusting, which is tough on those whose days are overflowing with fractured promises.