From the FoundersWhat Can an Innocent Insect Teach Us about Purpose?
I was a guest at a lakefront party a few weeks ago. Lake St. Clair to be exact, the big body of shallow water that straddles the Great Lakes’ Erie and Huron, yet has never been crowned as one of the five Great Lakes. Sitting under one of the two large tent structures that sheltered a huge hot tub, beer fridge and state-of-the-art BBQ among other beach...Julian’s Secret For Inspired Creation
Watch this inspirational video as 10 Million Clicks For Peace co-founder, Julian Kalmar, tells a powerful story from history and teaches how to get out of any negative situation using his own amazing example that resulted in the creation of a life-altering project for thousands of women. Read More →More From the Founders >
Inspirationally SpeakingThe habits of happiness (inspirational video)
From the TED.com YouTube channel: What is happiness, and how can we all get some? Buddhist monk, photographer and author Matthieu Ricard has devoted his life to these questions, and his answer is influenced by his faith as well as by his scientific turn of mind: We can train our minds in habits of happiness. Interwoven with his talk are stunning photographs...The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost
The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveler, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the undergrowth; Then took the other, as just as fair, And having perhaps the better claim Because it was grassy and wanted wear, Though as for that the...More Inspirationally Speaking >
Contributions from MembersChristmas Story - A True Story of a Holiday Miracle
This post first appeared in our blog here. Long, long ago, in a small, tropical village in a country far, far away, a little boy lived with his parents in a two room house. He could not have been more than four or five years old and his entire experience of life was limited to the fishing and farming village, his neighbors and friends. It wasn’t...A Christmas Story of Giving
Oh, about seventeen years ago, I was spending Christmas as a newly divorced, single mother. I was 26 years old and my son was three. I worked two jobs, just to afford to live in a housing project, in a very scary neighborhood. I had no Christmas tree, I had no money, I had no gifts for my little boy. Not one! Talk about depressing… Thank God for...More Contributions >
Must-See MediaI was held hostage for 317 days. Here’s what I thought about
From the TED.com YouTube site: Vincent Cochetel was held hostage for 317 days in 1998, while working for the UN High Commissioner on Refugees in Chechnya. For the first time, he recounts the experience — from what it was like to live in a dark, underground chamber, chained to his bed, to the unexpected conversations he had with his captors. With lyricism...Comedians sing and rap about life:-)
Very cool and cleverly edited video called The Big Electron featuring iconic comedians Bill Hicks and George Carlin. Lyrics posted below video. Is this real? Or is this just a ride? Read More →More Must-See Media >
Inspirational Quotes on PeaceThe high road… (inspirational quotation)
Here is today’s inspirational quote on peace: The high road often traverses the low valleys. ~Rick Beneteau Read More →Every single negative feeling… (inspirational quotation)
Here is today’s inspirational quote on peace: Every single negative feeling is the non-acceptance of what is. ~Orsolya Riszt Read More →More Inspirational Quotes on Peace... >
EmpowermentChris Widener - Success and Leadership Quote for Aug 31/15
One way to keep momentum going is to have constantly greater goals. ~Michael Korda Chris Widener’s Action Point: Read More →Best of Steve Goodier: Building Your Trust Fund
This post appeared first in our blog here. The young parents paid the babysitter and dropped her off at her home. As she turned to leave, she said, “By the way, I promised Amy that if she went to bed, you’d buy her a pony in the morning.” Ouch…. (I understand that she is looking for a new sitting job.) Parents, of course, want...More Empowerment >
Environmental PeaceGratitude: Louie Schwartzberg (environmental video)
From the TED.com YouTube site: Nature’s beauty can be easily missed — but not through Louie Schwartzberg’s lens. His stunning time-lapse photography, accompanied by powerful words from Benedictine monk Brother David Steindl-Rast, serves as a meditation on being grateful for every day. (Filmed at TEDxSF.) Louie Schwartzberg is an award-winning...The other inconvenient truth (environmental video)
From the TEDx.com YouTube channel: We typically think of climate change as the biggest environmental issue we face today. But maybe it’s not? In this presentation, Jonathan Foley shows how agriculture and land use are maybe a bigger culprit in the global environment, and could grow even larger as we look to feed over 9 billion people in the future. Read More →More News >
NewsSummer of Peace is in Full Swing!
We’re excited to announce that we’re once again co-sponsors of the largest virtual peace event on the planet. Will you join us? We understand it can be difficult to know where to turn to find the inspiration and guidance we all need to heal the conflicts in our own hearts, in our relationships and in our larger world. That’s why we’re honored...Summer of Peace starts Today! FREE Registration!
We’re excited to announce that we’re once again co-sponsors of the largest virtual peace event on the planet. Will you join us? We understand it can be difficult to know where to turn to find the inspiration and guidance we all need to heal the conflicts in our own hearts, in our relationships and in our larger world. That’s why we’re honored...More News >