Love

Rev. Wayne Walder: Thoughts On Love

by Reverend Wayne Walder Every fall into love involves (to adapt Oscar Wilde) the triumph of hope over self-knowledge. As Alain de Botton wrote: “We fall in love hoping that we will not find in the other what we know is in ourselves – all the cowardice, weakness, laziness, dishonesty, compromise and brute stupidity. We throw…

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Our Music: Let Love Continue Long!

by Susanne Maziarz, Music Director at Neighbourhood Love … the inspiration for so much great music! At Neighbourhood this month we will have the chance to hear and sing some of our favourites. The Spirit Band will be featuring some beautiful love songs by Paul McCartney and The Beach Boys. Our Spirit Choir will sing…

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Families Growing Together: Teaching A Child To Love

by Margaret Evans, Director of Lifespan Learning Teaching young people to love is easy to achieve. It is easy for a child to love their mother or father, if they are given love. It is easy for a child to love a sibling, at least at first. How do you teach a child to love…

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Love: Spiritual Questions

. We live in a world that allows us a significant amount of freedom. Do you feel free to love? What I mean is, do you feel you have the time and the personal space to practice love? Are you free to love? If not, what stops you from loving? . Can love be a…

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Love: Inspirational Quotations

“Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.” – Martin Luther King Jr. “Love never dies a natural death. It dies because we don’t know how to replenish its source. It dies of blindness and errors and betrayals. It dies of illness and…

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Love: Movie Resources

Human   (2015) a film by Yann Arthus-Bertrand funded by the Foundation Good Planet Project http://tinyurl.com/ospbyyn Twenty real people, both famous and not, tell us about the wisdom and love in their lives. In approximately 10 minute narratives we hear some of the most heartfelt, sincere, vulnerable and affectionate accounts of how to live a loving…

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