Tune Our Hearts

ORDINARY LIFE - Thoughts and Ideas to Help You Live a Happier Life

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Summary for March 19, 2017

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Dear Folks -

I took a line from one of my favorite hymns and used it as the title of the talk offered in Ordinary Life this week -

Tune Our Hearts

When our hearts are “in tune” we have a gift to offer to the world. However, the ways of the world so easily distract us - scare us or upset us in some way. People, when frightened, want definite answers that would give them a sense of security and control. In the Gospel of Thomas Jesus is asked for such an answer. He refused to give it saying, in essence, “You know much about a lot of things but not a lot about what really matters." This talk also gave me an opportunity to respond to two of the most frequent comments I get about my talks: First, prove it. Then, what you say scares me.

As is often the case, the audio version is somewhat different from the actual text from which I spoke. You can read or download the text, find the audio version and the presentation slides using the links below. The cartoons I mentioned are with the presentation slides.

If you are reading this, I want you to know how grateful I am for and to you.

Be well and much love,

Bill Kerley

To read or download the text of the talk, click here.

To view or download the presentation slides, click here.

To listen to or download the audio file, use the link below.