A Message from Harper High School

Monday, December 22, 2014

Take Action: With a focus on the many definitions of Peace, listen to part one of this series on Chicago’s Harper High in the Englewood neighborhood. “It’s a war zone around there. I can’t lie. It’s just a war zone.” –…

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A Message from Dolly Parton

Sunday, December 21, 2014
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Take Action: Make a joyful noise…go caroling with friends. “Joy to the World. The Lord is Come!” – Dolly Parton

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Spread Peace

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Advent is December 1st through December 25th This final week of Advent, we focus on receiving the peace that surpasses all understanding as we recognize God’s presence among us. See our messages of peace.

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A Message from Phil Jackson

Saturday, December 20, 2014
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Take Action: Turn off your gadgets for one day and fully engage in what is happening around you.   “Winning is important to me, but what brings me real joy is the experience of being fully engaged in whatever I’m…

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A Message from Lupe Fiasco

Friday, December 19, 2014
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Take Action: Consider what you are using to measure success in your life…. Is it bringing you joy? “That should be the measure of success for everyone. It’s not money, it’s not fame, it’s not celebrity; my index of success…

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A Message from Despicable Me

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Take Action: do something stupid with a friend (but legal..and safe) “Good friends don’t let you do stupid things…alone.” – Despicable Me

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A Message from Macklemore

Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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Take Action: Learn how thrifting brings joy not only to you but everyone helped through The Salvation Army Thrift Stores and Adult Rehabilitation Programs. “Thrift shopping is …. going into a place that’s completely unconventional that has really endless possibilities in…

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A Message from Justin Beiber

Tuesday, December 16, 2014
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Take Action: Do something to give back and bring joy to yourself and others. “Know your truth and keep the Lord close to your heart. Be grateful and give back.” –  Justin Beiber

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A Message from Dr. Seuss

Monday, December 15, 2014
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Take Action: Make a list of the things in your life that have brought you Joy… not matter how big or small. “Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.” ― Dr. Seuss

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A Message from Lea Michele

Sunday, December 14, 2014

Take Action: Make a list of your strengths and take time to love yourself. “Feeling confident in your own skin is so important. Embrace your strengths and be proud of who you are.” Lea Michele    

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