I am a novice in every new moment of the day, each of which presents possibilities unknown and untried. Why not embrace that fact and see what happens? … [W]e all live at the intersection of our small worlds and the big one around us. If we want to serve others, we must attend to both … [T]he planet cries for all of us to contribute our personal gifts – whatever they may be – to the common good. Let’s make a pact of mutual support to begin again with beginner’s mind and with hope.