Kia ora te whanau,
We’re really keen to have the extended whanau come to Thursday nights GA. Some decisions need to be made in terms of where we are at and where to from here. Your input is incredibly valuable to Occupy Christchurch Otautahi.
We’re on the brink of a huge demonstration on Saturday, our home is in need of some love and we are all in need of seeing each other face to face.
Perhaps a good start to the event would be to do a round where everyone has 30 seconds to express their own thoughts and at the end to have a brief silence in order to digest what has been said. From there we can work on what we need to do in order to make the most of this awe inspiring thing we have all been and continue to be a part of.
To some people religion is important, to others they are not. Some say that religion is the reason why there are fights and wars, like the crusades from long time ago to the holocaust. Each person has the freedom to choose their own religion and the others must respect it and not to push their own beliefs on them, with that arguments can be avoided. But there are some people who are close minded and there are others who don’t really care at all. There are also people who would go as far as disproving the existence of God and those who believe that God has many forms. But there are historical evidences that prove the existence of Jesus Christ, the Son of God who was brought in this world as the Savior of humankind. And His disciples wrote the books of the Bible which now the basis of Christianity.
How you perceive the world and your beliefs can be based on your religion. Your morals, behavior and how you interact with people is also affected by your religion. Aside from language, religion is another barrier that we must overcome in order for us to understand each other. And by enabling flash player in all browsers, you can read some topics about religion.
The sad thing: no matter how far our history has reached or the number of discoveries that humans made, there are still people who are close-minded with their beliefs. Aside from language, another barrier is our religion. Countries and people’s belief are majorly influenced by their religion. Though some people are starting to accept the idea of people believing in other forms of God, there are still those who believe that they are better than everyone because of their religion. Some extremists go to the length of sacrificing themselves just to kill other people who have a different religion from them.