A Sense of Service

The American Baha’i – A Sense of Service

 

 

Something special is happening in the Castle Pines suburb of Denver, Colorado, in one of the most affluent neighborhoods in the country.  The National Baha’i Centre of the US produced this short video about a year ago and highlights an eclectic group of kids aged 11 to 15 who gather together for a Junior Youth Spiritual Empowerment group.  Led by two older teens, the Junior Youth discover the beauty of service to others. 

 

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Lynette Wilson, Publisher
Author: Lynette Wilson, Publisher

Lynette grew up in the small Wisconsin town of Boscobel, home of the Gideon Bible. After attending college at the University of Wisconsin, Madison and Platteville achieving an A.A. degree she decided a break was needed n order to figure out which academic discipline she wanted to pursue. While contemplating intensely on her choices she met and married Fernando. Lynette returned to college and studied Small Business Management and Bookkeeping. After several years of working in management she found herself once again meditating on her future. The powers that be answered and she returned to the academic life in pursuit of a double major in Physical and Occupational Therapy. She found time to assist in the Special Resource Center helping quadriplegics and the legally blind in the classroom setting as well as reading for the blind. In the midst of her professional goals she had a difficult pregnancy which temporarily (...so she thought) would interrupt her coursework. She attempted to return to her studies, but the stork visited a second time. After the birth of their daughter, an unwelcomed visitor arrived a year and a half later, Brain Cancer. After 7 years of fighting, Fernando passed away. (2003) This experience...

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