It is not always “simple” to live and work for simplicity and sustainability in our world.
This is especially true during the holiday season when consumerism is working overtime.
Here are ideas on simplicity in the way we live, the gifts we give, the time we share, and the ways we prepare to receive the Prince of Peace.
Peacepoints: Reclaim the Season
And here's a poignant piece by Jim Wallis:
The Real War on Christmas ... by Fox News
Dec 11, 2011
Dec 7, 2011
pays tribute to all human rights defenders
and asks you to get involved in the
global human rights movement.
This year, millions of people decided the time had come to claim their rights. They took to the streets and demanded change. . .
An extraordinary year for human rights
Celebrate Human Rights!
Human Rights DAY 2011 HC message
Global Protest Human Rights Day 10 December 2011 Worldwide Action
World Revolution - Global Action - 10 December 2011 - Human Rights Day
Human Rights Day 10 December 2011 - Stand up for our Childrens' Rights
Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights - Human Rights Day 2011
Human Rights Day 2011 (UN website)
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
The Campaign for U.S. Ratification of the Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC)
Defence for Children International
LPF resource: Addressing Racism: Challenge for Peacemakers
Lutheran Human Relations Association
Lutheran Immigration & Refugee Service
Lutherans Concerned/ North America
Human Rights - CSR program
Human Dignity and Human Rights
ELCA Commission for Multicultural Ministries
Journal of Lutheran Ethics - February 2009 issue - Human Rights and Family