CHAPTER 22Change the Story, Change the Future
History is governed by those overarching movements that give shape and meaning to life by relating the human venture to the larger destinies of the universe. Creating such a movement might be called the Great Work of a people.… The historical mission of our times is to reinvent the human —at the species level, with critical reflection, within the community of life-systems.1
To embrace a turning point is to see someone or something differently and then to take action on what you have seen.… These moments, where insight and action intersect, are the training ground for living a life of personal courage.2
If you feel out of step with the way things are going in your ...