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January 22, 2014

Simple and Sustainable Living

It’s late on a Saturday night, dark, and we’re all tired and have gotten a little lost. We finally pull up to this large cabin in the woods that’s overflowing with people we don’t know. We get there right as mass is starting– the atmosphere is relaxed but sacred, the room crowded but cozy.  There are candles everywhere and the homily is about Nelson Mandela and nonviolence.  After the service all 60 of us share a potluck meal and later whoever is still there gathers around the wood stove in the living room to sing folk songs into the night.

We knew right away this was an interesting and unique place.

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