In the End

In the End

There is no us or them

Protons & Neutrons

Shoes & Pavement

Conservatives & Liberals

Chords & Melodies

This & That

Immigrants & Citizens


Can’t I be a cat person and a dog person?


Blacks & Whites

Rain & Shine

Poor & Rich

Male & Female

Vegetarians & Meat Eaters


Did the idea of us or them start with

Homosapien’s & Neanderthal’s?


Or was it when we had to start checking boxes to identify ourselves?

White, not Hispanic

Jewish

Sexually Active


Perhaps when we started adding ist to the end of words

I am a(n)…

Environmentalist

Feminist

Civil Rights Activist

Unitarian Universalist

Artist


Israeli’s & Palestinian’s

both want a peaceful home


Sunni’s & Shia’s

both want to know God


Children & Adults

both need love and laughter


North Koreans & South Koreans

both want to be happy


Bloods & Crips

both have a desire to belong


Prisoners & Jailors

both want to be free


Grandparents & Grandchildren

both like to feel alive


The Sun & The Moon

both float gracefully in the sky


Cats & Dogs

both have a beating heart


Women & Men

both came from the womb of inherent goodness


Night & Day

are one


We All

want a peaceful home

want to know God

need love and laughter

want to be happy

have a desire to belong

want to be free

like to feel alive

float gracefully in the sky

have a beating heart

came from the womb of inherent goodness

Are One


So does it really matter what box we check?


Replace us with we

Replace them with all

Replace us with are

Replace them with one


We All Are One

May this be our beginning

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Leadership

Founder/Executive Director:

Danny Mazur

Creative Director:

Shelsea Ochoa 

Community Advisory Board:

Hamish Pike

Shelsea Ochoa

Ellie Swensson

Kamga Tchassa

Joe Horton

Hannah Skewes

Project Teams

1st Sunday's:

Shelsea Ochoa

The Soul Stories Podcast:

Kamga Tchassa

Un/pact:

Hannah Skewes

Approaching the Unknown:

Kristen Wade

Hamish Pike