Animation isn’t only for children. This short made by Pixar has been described by some as dark, but it seems to accurately capture some of what we learned about in my last class about life through death: the cost of love, the pain of loss, and that we all become familiar with grief.
“Souls are not saved in bundles. Love is the necessary force.”
I felt called for a while to have a home that was more open, invitational. It’s moving toward that. I want people to stop by when they need to talk or want to have a drink or a meal with someone. When they need to know they aren’t alone.
So I started a Shabbat group and The first night is this Friday. I’m excited to see how it goes. This article is one I found to be very encouraging.