turning hatred into kindness…

August 17, 2010

You may remember long ago when The Westboro Baptist Church came to my city…some dear friends and I found ourselves in the middle of something quite amazing, hatred was turned into kindness. Our wonderful city did it, you can watch our story above and feel the kindness magic.*

You can learn more about Pennies in Protest here.

*finally, I finally finished the video after 3753 stops and starts. It’s done!

12 Responses to “turning hatred into kindness…”

  1. Anne Says:

    this is beautiful, you are beautiful, I look forward to sharing it.

  2. kiku Says:

    So beautiful and touching. It made me cry.

    • Helen Says:

      It made me cry too. Sooo sooo beautiful. We need many more beautiful proactive people like you in our world. Well done. I especially loved the thank you card!They had in fact done a favor for your community by spurring you into action. oo well done. 🙂

  3. K Says:

    This takes my breath away!

  4. Amber Says:

    I have tears in my eyes. This was so inspiring and amazing, and a fabulous reminder of what people can do when they join forces. We are not powerless in the face of hatred.

  5. Melodie Says:

    This is amazing and beautiful. Thank you for the inspiration.

  6. raisinaruckus Says:

    We live in the same town as Fred and his followers…well, in a small town close by and he drives me crazy. This is absolutely awesome. Way to go!

  7. StorkStories Says:

    Excellent and amazing! Thank You!!!

  8. Noble Savage Says:

    A wonderful and moving tribute to the power of love and kindness. I aspire to do the same whenever and wherever I see hatred in my city. Great work.

  9. lauren Says:

    beautiful. simply beautiful. tears of joy and gratitude in my eyes. thank you.

  10. I’m so proud of my city, and of you ladies. Tears of hope over here.

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