Describing a program I co-lead called Enter the Chaos: Engage the Differences to Make a Difference is a bit of a challenge. It brings people together to address the importance today of understanding the development of the various stages of consciousness through which people view the world. Recently I have found a more down to earth way to explain it.
Contemplate This - As the tiniest of seeds holds within itself the power to germinate — becoming a plant providing energy, beauty and food — so, too, do all the acts for social justice, peace, human rights and ecological justice.
Contemplate This - Contemplation invites us to awaken to the reality around us. It helps us see in new ways what can be considered an everyday experience. It asks us to take a long, loving look at the real so that what is invisible may come into view. The issue of human trafficking has been in our consciousness for many years. Women religious have worked tirelessly to bring this issue to the forefront of political debate and corporate decision making.