By Reishin Denise Leong, ZRS Priest, excerpted from the Sept. 2017 ZRS newsletter Smile Amazon – Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Zen River. Go to smile.amazon.com, log in to your account, and choose Friends of Zen OSHKOSH […]
By Reishin Denise Leong, ZRS Priest, excerpted from the Sept. 2017 ZRS newsletter Have you suffered enough? Are you finally willing to change your mind? There is a huge amount of unnecessary suffering in the world—unnecessary because it does not arise directly from our life circumstances, but […]
Attendees: Kai Hui, Liaoran, Taiso, Jian Zhi Convened at 10:10 a.m. Topics: Financials Donations level for last two months–about $700 from donations (goal $1,000) Changes to internet arrangement–need to start helping landlord by paying more of the share Taiso: would like the arrangement to […]
20170701 ZR Board Minutes Attendees: Kai Hui, Liaoran, Taiso, Jian Zhi Topics: Financials Subcommittee Reports/Updates PLACEHOLDER for future agendas, discussion during “Old Business” portion of meeting Review of comment cards & requests for board agenda topics Old Business Library setup Subcommittees Formalization of subcommittee […]
Noelle Korzeniewski invited Reishin, Kevala, and Liaoran, along with a number of Christian pastors, to participate in her Religion Senior Seminar final paper project. Her project is an analysis of women’s roles in Buddhism and Christianity and is an interesting and thoughtful read.
Dear Sangha Family and Friends, Recently, a small sangha focus group met to discuss the future of Zen River Sangha. The overwhelming message that came out of this meeting was our desire and intention to continue to help Zen River mature as a community, which […]