One of the many lessons I’ve learned over the past 9 years of working on A Chance for Peace came immediately to mind on that first day: just listen. So I asked, “What is your definition of peace?” My favorite response: “Peace is gift you give to someone else.” Brilliant.
“Human beings are human beings. Despite our small differences, there is nothing that is so different that it should be divisive. Relationships are what are most important. People need people.”
“She says she has been blessed with a new child and with nothing to feed her family, she is blessed to have you as guests to aide her. I tell Sister Freda I have none to give. “It is still a blessing to have you here,” she says.