Feel Good Friday #65
Every week Doubting Believer brings you things to read, watch or listen to that are sure to make you smile. Because we all could use a little good news.
UCLA just received $20 million dollars to study kindness. The Bedari Kindness Institute will study “evolutionary, biological, psychological, economic, cultural and sociological” basis of kindness. Perhaps really trying a little kindness really will change the world.
The Boise CEO who believes in the value of paying employees well is at it again.
Megan Markle gave a powerful speech in South Africa that no other royal before her could have given. Harper’s Bazaar has the transcript. Representation does, indeed, matter.
There was a pretty beautiful moment in NYC this week as thirteen children of firefighters who died at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, and six whose fathers died of 9/11-related illnesses, graduated from the city’s fire department.
Get some rest, do something fun, connect with people in real life and spend some time with God this weekend. Make renewal a priority so that you are able to be the person God calls you to be. Take care of yourself. The world needs you.
Rev. Anne Russ is an ordained pastor in the Presbyterian Church (USA), currently based in New York City. Doubting Believer is an online, inclusive and progressive Christian community. Follow us on Facebook and get emails to keep up with all that is happening.