Tag Archives: Beltram Peace Center

LOVE WAS BORN ON CHRISTMAS MORN

When the Power of Love overcomes the Love of Power, the World will know Peace. HAPPY HOLIDAYS! (Just a note: Disregard the invitation at the end of the video to send Christmas cards to “A Recovering Soldier”. They will not … Continue reading

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A Precious Gem

In days past, some believed pearls to be the tears of the gods. Others thought them to be dewdrops filled with moonlight that had fallen into the ocean and were swallowed by oysters. Pearls are created unlike any other gem … Continue reading

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SARA GROVES: THE LONG DEFEAT

The song, The Long Defeat, has walked with me on this entire 270 journey. Read this excellent explanation of its inspiration and meaning: http://pleonast.com/users/slave_of_jesus_jdb/entries/447553-the-long-defeat-in-j-r-r-tolkien-paul-farmer-a Then go ahead and Listen to the Song: http://www.cmt.com/videos/sara-groves/1082120/the-long-defeat-official-pseudo-video.jhtml Praying for a way I cannot see. … Continue reading

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What’s Next?

“Nature is always lovely, invincible, glad, Whatever is done and suffered by her creatures. All scars she heals, whether in rocks or water or sky or hearts.” John Muir 270 is about the beauty and healing power of nature. Our … Continue reading

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Our Story

I find that when I’m not sure what else to do, I just start sharing the story about Fred Beltram and his generous gift to Emmanuel Mennonite Church with any and all who will listen.           … Continue reading

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FREDERICKA?

Upon discovering our resident gopher tortoise last year, we decided to name it in honor of Fred Beltram…so we have been calling him Fred! Just in the past week, though, Don discovered a new baby tortoise hole next to Fred’s! … Continue reading

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THANK YOU MDS!

MDS stands for Mennonite Disaster Service. They refurbish homes that have been damaged during a natural disaster. http://www.mds.mennonite.net/home/ When Titus Peachey and Jason Boone from Mennonite USA, Justice and Peace Support Network heard of our 270 Project, they asked MDS … Continue reading

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