October 2013 Newsletter
It’s officially Fall at the Monastery as Seattle trades in Summer sun for our infamous rain. We are excited for the upcoming holiday seasons and picturesque weddings. We will soon be rolling out a new sermon series that focuses on interfaith inspiration that you can use at your own church or simply to enjoy, so keep an eye out for that this month.
In the northern hemisphere, we recently observed the autumn equinox, and Pagans and Wiccans celebrated Mabon. Get in the Fall mood and
check out the story.
Texas has had a long battle over whether or not educators should replace science curriculum with Creationism.
Check out the latest story here.
One third of Americans believe the events in Syria portend the end times, citing the Books of Revelation and Isaiah. This is of course just the latest of many such scares.
See for yourself on the blog.
Belief in God has an interesting side-effect: a perceived sense of purpose. How much does it make a difference?
Read about the study and find out.