May The Richness of the Darkness Hold Many Blessings

 "I've just been to the annual memorial service for homeless people who have died in boston this year and there was a lot of talk about those living in Occupy and how confused and even more homeless the homeless people feel since its been shut down.  May the richness of the darkness hold many blessings ....   Debbie"
Debbie is founder and exceutive director of Ecclesia Ministries,a global ministry to the homeless whose homebase is here on my island in Maine..  It began as "Common Cathedral" an outdoor weekly service for the homeless on the Boston Common to which many over Boston go especially on Christmas and Easter.
In my Christmas greeting to DebbIe shared the story of Mark, Gisele, and Victoria the nd of which is scrolling below in today's posts.  The above is her reply andI share it not just in tribute to Mark, Gisele and Victoria but to witness and hold up how Occupy's encmampents in Boston had become a place of inclusion for the Mark might say
"where the washed and unwashed meet and greet and share"
Blessings andd Peace
Contact Info for Debbie & Exxclesia Ministries

Views: 32

Comment by Ben Roberts on December 23, 2011 at 9:15pm

Blessings and peace indeed, Lindsay!    Thank you so much for your continued thoughtful contributions to our conversations here at Occupy Cafe.



You need to be a member of Occupy Cafe to add comments!

Join Occupy Cafe

Weekly Cafe Calls

Regular Calls are no longer being held.  Below is the schedule that was maintained from the Fall of 2011 through Jan 10, 2013.

"Vital Conversations" 

8-10a PDT | 11a-1p EDT | 3-5p GMT 

Tuesdays (except 10/16)
"Connect 2012"

1-3p PDT | 4-6p EDT | 8-10p GMT

"Occupy Heart" 

3-5p PDT | 6-8p EDT | 10p-12a GMT

Latest Activity

Clay Forsberg posted a blog post

"Happy Birthday Occupy Wall Street ... thoughts on Year One"

Fifteen years ago, I ran across a book, "100 Most Influential People in History," during one of my dalliances to my local Marin County bookstore. "Influential People" was one man's assessment on exactly that. But how he determined his rankings was the interesting part. They weren't always the reasons you would think. But after thinking about it, they made complete sense. For example:George Washington was ranked in the top 40 of all time. Understandable. But the reason why ... not so much. You…See More
Sep 20, 2012
Clay Forsberg is now a member of Occupy Cafe
Sep 20, 2012
Vic Desotelle posted a group

Leadership Ecology

When a Leadership Ecology occurs, a web of relationships emerges revealing each person’s authentic leadership qualities through the transfer of their power to others. When done in a conscious way – a shared collaborative awakening happens.See More
Feb 6, 2012
Vic Desotelle posted a blog post
Feb 3, 2012


  • Add Photos
  • View All

© 2021   Created by Occupy Cafe Stewards.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service