Blog Posts in the “Ministers’ Messages” Category

Impermanence and Interdependence

Published January 8, 2017 by
two parents with a little girl in beteween walk hand in hand down a garden path

  “When we truly know that all things are impermanent and our lives are interdependent with others, we begin to understand that we cannot take for granted the gift of […]

My New Year Aspiration

Published January 1, 2017 by

I will try to be grateful for this moment, aspiring to see the world as-it-is, not as-I-want-it-to-be, so that I may alleviate suffering for all beings. I will try to […]

Every Day is Thanksgiving

Published November 24, 2016 by

As Jōdo Shinshū Buddhists, we strive to truly understand our absolute dependence upon other people and all forms of life to sustain our own lives. Only by awakening to the […]