Peter Berger, 1967
[Religion] is the audacious attempt to conceive of the entire universe as being humanly significant.
Anonymous gifts, rescues, requests, businesses helping their communities, sweet gestures, and a birthday cake that made a General cry - this is one of the best collections I’ve seen in a very long time (thank you Jack Shepherd). These first two pictures are just an example and are from the Chicago Gay Pride Parade where Christians showed up with a different message:
If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.
Watch this video when you have a moment to feel really good. Also, crank the music.
SYNC: A short film shot entirely with an iPhone 4 (not 4S) and a Steadicam Smoothee.
Directed by Alberto Corral
Michel de Montaigne
Brené Brown: Listening to shame
Shame is an unspoken epidemic, the secret behind many forms of broken behavior. Brené Brown, whose earlier talk on vulnerability became a viral hit, explores what can happen when people confront their shame head-on. Her own humor, humanity and vulnerability shine through every word.
Brené Brown studies vulnerability, courage, authenticity, and shame. Full bio »