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Moving Money is For Everyone: Stage Four

Stage Four: Participation by Steven Bonsey The great room of the Bolinas bed and breakfast that Wisdom & Money rented for a weekend board retreat featured a panoramic view of the Pacific Coast from Stinson Beach to the south to Point Reyes up north. At the center of the vista, […]

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Moving Money Is For Everyone: Stage Three

Stage Three: Collaboration in Unity by Steven Bonsey One morning sometime in the mid-1990’s, at the Parish of St Clement, Honolulu, where I served as Rector, I stood from my prayer desk and looked out at the empty sanctuary.   I looked at the pews and prayer books and realized that […]

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Moving Money Is For Everyone: Stage One

A reflection in four stages by Steven Bonsey Stage One: Personal Gift The Boston Circle —like the other retreat Circles in Wisdom & Money — welcomes people who know themselves to have more than enough money, or who come from a culture of having more than enough money.  I identify […]

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Listening to Mark 10 in Wildfire Season

A Lectio Divina Meditation by Rosemary Feerick  What do you pack in a go bag? Do you know what a go bag is? Do you live someplace where you have to know? That is what I was thinking about when Steven read the story of the rich man in Mark 10: […]

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From Compulsive to Discerning Giving

by Steven Bonsey I first remember it happening with a classmate named Charlie not long after I was married.  We were at a graduate student party and had both enjoyed a couple of beers.  He was telling me his idea for applying new technology to an old social issue justice. […]

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How do I decide where to give?

by Rose Feerick During the past few weeks, I have spoken with several people who are increasing their giving in an attempt to respond to the economic impact of the covid-19 pandemic.  In the course of those conversations, I have been asked more than once, “How do you identify who […]

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Surrender to Grace: Preparing For Death with an Open Heart

A Holy Week Retreat In Place by Rose Feerick Introduction One of the activities I found myself doing as part of my Covid-19 preparation involved reviewing my will. It is not that I am expecting to die from the virus. I am not.  But this virus has brought death into […]

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Invitation to make a gift

Greetings family, gina Breedlove here, Treasurer of Wisdom & Money. I pray this finds each of you well and good as we move toward the end of 2019. I am writing to invite you to financially support the work of Wisdom & Money. In January we will be celebrating our […]

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Reflections on Unity: Healing Anywhere is Healing Everywhere

Healing Anywhere is Healing Everywhere (Talk given by gina Breedlove at Sacred Heart Schools, Atherton, CA) Only now, and it’s been months, can I talk about Rwanda without completely losing my composure. I did not want to go. I sit on the Board of Wisdom & Money and our Board […]

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Wisdom & Money Plan for 2019

Wisdom & Money’s Board of DIrectors met on December 12 to set our 2019 plan and budget.    Details Retreats We will continue to gather our established Circles: the Bay Area Circle, the Boston Circle, and the Generational Women’s Circle. We will plan a second annual All Network retreat, place […]

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