How can we can honor and show gratitude for the earth that sustains all life? What can the Haudenosaunee Thanksgiving Address teach us? What makes Robin Kimmerer’s book “Braiding Sweetgrass: Indigenous Wisdom, Scientific Knowledge and the Teachings of Plants” such an inspiring account of the many lessons we can learn from the plants and animals […]
Rev. Patricia Hoertdoerfer
Rev. Patricia Hoertdoerfer is a professional educator, a retired Unitarian Universalist minister, and a member of the Concord UU Church. She practiced her leadership in academic institutions, congregations, community organizations, UU camps and conference centers, and interfaith communities over the past 40 years. As a certified Sage-ing® Leader she is currently sharing her ministry with elders while engaging in service to future generations.
Today most people approaching elderhood can expect to live another 20-30 years. How might you want to live those elder years? Maybe you are in the second half of life and wondering what to do next? Maybe you recently became an empty-nester and wondering “what’s next?” Maybe you just retired and wondering who am I […]