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Easter Springs a Renewal of Hope

Posted on 04/4/2012 by | Volunteering | Comments

Your LifeA shiny new pair of shoes, a hot cross bun, hiding colorful eggs, the big furry white bunny, the resurrection, a basket full of candy….What does Easter mean to you? Obviously, as we pass through different phases of life it means different things. As I am now 51 years old, which means I have completed several life phases, it is none of the above. It is more than something that is tangible. It is hope. Hope is a powerful thing. …

Drop the first stone

Posted on 09/2/2010 by | AARP Blog Author | Comments

VolunteeringWe need a shared sense of empathy to break the cycles of abuse and hate. It is up to each of us to just be nice.