Wisdom from The Elder Corner—Series 2 Stan Paine Respect “Are we being good ancestors?”—Jonas Salk “…(A)s we seek ways of giving forward to the next generation, we travel home to revisit the anchoring values into which we were socialized.”—Sarah Lawrence Lightfoot One of the most common ways in which [...]
Conscious Aging: Aiming for Fulfillment in Life’s Later Chapters by Ron Pevny Certified Sage-ing® Leader, Director of the Center for Conscious Eldering, and author of Conscious Living, Conscious Aging What do you aim for as you age? This is a key question that is guiding much of the discussion [...]
Wisdom from The Elder Corner—Series 1 Stan Paine, CSL Stan Paine is a Certified Sage-ing Leader who has been actively involved in bringing Elder wisdom into his local church community in Eugene, Oregon. We will be periodically publishing articles he has written on the SI website as blog posts. [...]
Rumpelstiltskin by Judith Helburn Oh, what, oh what shall I be called? Oh what, oh what do I want to be called? From the time we are born we are given labels. The doctor says, “It’s a boy,” or It’s a girl,” and we on the way to accumulating [...]
“Don't ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” Howard Thurman American author, philosopher, theologian, educator, and civil rights leader Where do our passions—those causes we care most deeply about—come from? How [...]
Conscious Elders as Transformational Mystics: Awakening the Divine Human by John Robinson, Ph.D., D.Min.
Conscious Elders as Transformational Mystics: Awakening the Divine Human John Robinson, Ph.D., D.Min. Turning and turning in the widening gyre The falcon cannot hear the falconer; Things fall apart; the centre cannot hold; Mere anarchy is loosed upon the world, The blood-dimmed tide is loosed, and everywhere The ceremony [...]