The Radiance of Being by Alan Combs (St Paul, MN, Paragon House, 2002)
This review will be of particular interest to those who are concerned with the integral consciousness movement. This book, which is in its second edition, is a readily understandable introduction to the work of figures such as Jean Gebser, Sri Aurobindo and Ken Wilbur.
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Green Electricity Guide
The new Green Electricity Guide ranks Australia’s electricity retailers against seven ‘green’ criteria, allowing consumers to switch to more environmentally friendly retailers. http://www.greenpeace.org/australia/en/what-we-do/climate/The-Green-Electricity-Guide/#qld
Making Sense of Climate Science Denial
In collaboration with The University of Queensland, Skeptical Science is developing a MOOC, or Massive Online Open Course, that makes sense of climate science denial. The Denial101x MOOC will launch in March 2015 on the EdX platform. Registration has just opened so you can now register for free. This isn’t just a climate MOOC; it’s a MOOC about how people think about climate change. Find out more here.
Questions from the next generation
Take heart from our future leaders as they ask questions of our present leaders: http://www.askwhywhynot.org/?utm_source=Email5&utm_campaign=WWN&utm_medium=Email
2014: Advent in the New Universe Story
This is a four-session resource for those interested in deepening their understanding of the Christmas/ Incarnation reality in the context of the new creation story. The Incarnation is a Mystery that a lifetime of contemplation would not exhaust, and yet we are continually called to explore this Mystery, and specifically during Advent. These reflections will facilitate that exploration. Useful for individuals but designed for groups, the weeks' topics include the following: This 10-page resource is available free: 2014: Advent in the New Universe Story
Consider adding your name and profile to this wonderful networking website that Jennifer Morgan has dreamed up and enabled. www.deeptimejourney.org It's a fabulous way to meet, connect with and be inspired by others in the Great Work, who are also inspired by our emerging, living, new cosmology.
Treat yourself to a feast of images
Here is a fine collection of the images by the artist Mary Southard: http://www.marysouthardart.org/
Links for Recycling
Check out this site for useful info and strategies: http://recyclereducereuse.org/index.html
Although this site is from the USA it contains many helfpul suggestions: http://www.homeadvisor.com/article.show.Environmental-Home-Remodeling-Recycling-and-Composting.17357.html Thanks to a group of our readers for this link.
The Ethical Consumer Group provides you with guides for sustainable shopping and more: http://www.ethical.org.au/
Purchase ecobins for home or work
You can purchase bins online at http://www.ecobinonline.com.au/products/Combo-Pack-1.html