A ray of sunlight

I like Václav Havel’s definition of HOPE: “…not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.”

He was a dissident in Czechoslovakia, a playwrite. Housed by the Unitarian Church in Prague, the Velvet Revolution he helped lead non-violently overcame Communist governance and established a parliamentary republic.

Reflection: no matter how it turns out, what gives you hope? What just makes common sense to you? Perhaps you will list a few of these, and add to it over time.

This is part of a special spring series designed to invite us into Lectio Divina, meditation or inspiration. Between our UUCE celebrations of Easter and Earth Day, I offer you these words each day. – Rev. Sydney

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