In response to the 2015 Paris attacks, Omid Safi wrote, “Friends keep asking me where we find hope in these turbulent times. We don’t. We don’t find hope. We generate it. Hope is like sanctity and community. … It rises to heaven from right here on Earth.”
Martin Luther was asked what he would do if he learned the world were coming to an end.
He said, “If tomorrow is the Day of Judgment, then today I want to plant an apple tree.”
What “apple tree” will you plant today?