The choir will be performing Benjamin Britten’s Ceremony of Carols on Sunday December 15th. This year is Britten’s centennial. To learn more about his work, listen to this wonderful piece on NPR.
This NYTimes article has a little fun with the traditional definition of success, but it really struck a chord with me. So many of us feel stuck by the definition of a successful life (often defined in dollar signs). Why do we have to wait until we retire to have the life we want? How can we change society’s definition of success? Or does that even matter . . . maybe we only have to change our own definition.
What do you want to be when you retire? Is there a way you could be that right now?
This is a five minute audio clip of Bruce Sanguin narrating his loss of faith as a minister, and then how he regained an understanding of his place in the universe during a retreat, and how that changed everything for him.