On Thanksgiving: Words From the FIRST NATIONS PEOPLE

We have come to a time and place of great urgency. The fate of future generations rests in our hands. We must understand the two ways we are free to follow as we choose — the positive way, or the negative way; the spiritual way, or the material way.the-sun's-last-breathIt’s our own choice — each of ours and all of ours.starblanket kids and mom You yourself are the one who must decide. You alone — and only you — can make this crucial choice. Whatever you decide is what you’ll be, to walk in honor or to dishonor your relatives. You can’t escape the consequences of your own decision. On your decision depends the fate of the entire World.little boy-camp-1You must decide. You can’t avoid it. Each of us is put here in this time and this place to personally decide the future of humankind.cute boy powwow2 (14 of 19) Did you think the Creator would create unnecessary people in a time of such terrible danger? Know that you yourself are essential to this World. starblanket girlBelieve that! Understand both the blessing and the burden of that. You yourself are desperately needed to save the soul of this World. a-moment-for-allDid you think you were put here for something less?starblanket teenage girl colorIn a Sacred Hoop of Life, where there is no beginning and no ending!kids circle -dustin
Mitakuye Oyasin,
Chief Arvol Looking Horse
19th Generation Keeper of the
Sacred White Buffalo Calf Pipe

 

* Paintings titled THE SUN’S LAST BREATH  and A MOMENT FOR ALL by Taos Pueblo Artist,Jonathan Warm Day Coming Visit his website at Jonathan Warm Day Coming

Photo Credits: Dustin Leader and Cindy Pickard

 

 

 

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