The human body is a precious gift, not to be
Its limbs, organs, faculties are designed to
help and heal and be midwives to glory.
Hands are made to hold.
Hands are made to help.
Hands are made for loving touch. Hands are made
to create something of lasting beauty.
are made to listen. Mouths are made to speak poetry and speak truth and speak
out when the occasion calls for it.
body is a temple of the spirit, to be cared for, to be trained to eloquence, to
be used to map understanding.
mind is made to think and also to imagine.
heart is made to open, to receive and give forth love.
are meant to stand on, to see what came before and what lies ahead.
are made to walk toward the beckoning horizon. And dance.
gut is made for courage, the fierce determination to stand in harm’s way and
“In the name of my children and grandchildren and world more worthy of
our promise, this is where this stops.”
help, heal and bring happiness or to hurt, harm and feed horror.
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