Of Basketball, War And Peace

St. Peter’s University Peacock team players in navy blue and white uniforms celebrate upset victory over University of Kentucky in NCAA first round.
Members of the St. Peter’s University Peacocks basketball team celebrate tjeir upset win against University of Kentucky in NCAA first round. (Photo courtesy of Yahoo Sports).
Head shot of philospher and African American  spiritual teacher Howard Thurman.
Howard Thurman believed in a “Heart” at the heart of life that works toward good. (Photo courtesy of Guideposts).
Catholic Sister Thea Bowman in African dress and headdress singing.
Sister Thea Bowman overcame racism to join a Catholic women’s religious order. “If they aren’t going to like me, I’ll make them love me,” she said. (Photo courtesy of ncronline).
Hands holding a white candle in glass jar.
Sister Thea Bowman said, “Sometimes people think they have to do big things in order to make change. But if each one would light a candle we’d have a tremendous light.” (Photo by Rebecca Peterson-Hall)

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