Transforming Humanity By Becoming Whole

Each of us possesses four centers of creative capacity that we’re able to draw upon, in multiple combinations, to enhance the quality of human life—as well as to strengthen the entire web of life. These four centers—mind, heart, body, spirit—fuel our experiences and exchanges. Sadly, our economic system only values and capitalizes the productivity that arises from two of these four centers: what we produce through our physical labor, and what we produce through our intellectual efforts. While occasionally we do draw upon the energies of our emotional and spiritual centers to aid us in...

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The Fourth Turning

I understand why people  feel unsettled, confused, and even frightened by what they observe going on in our world today. Everywhere we look we see chaos and change, disruption and destruction. We see suffering and privation; we see inequality and constriction of opportunity. We see a positive future for ourselves only dimly, at best. And at worst we see no future for our own species. When those who feel frightened or depressed by all this chaos ask me what I foresee for humanity’s future, I tell them our species is in the midst of a Great Turning. We’ve experienced three such...

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