Peace of mind: That’s one quality of life that none of us can buy. And there’s nothing that gives us more peace of mind than to know that our beloved children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews are safe and happy. But, lately, a string of news stories about police shootings of unarmed black men has made us a little more uneasy.
I often meet elders who really blow me away with the things they do - their dedication to causes, their countenance and attitude and their hard-earned wisdom. I use the term "elders" because I believe it does not imply any specific age - it simply refers to people who are "older than you" who are valued for their influence and personal accomplishments in their families, communities and in society in general. It signifies respect for those who've forged the path ahead of us. In this blog, I will introduce you to some of the fantastic elders I meet. I hope they inspire you as much as they inspire me.
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