Your Soul Food for Super Bowl Friday: Winning on and off the Field of Play- For those precious few who prioritize understanding over brevity…


This week:
For those precious few who prioritize understanding over brevity, this heady piece wherever you stand politically is a wakeup call that we sure ain’t in Kansas anymore Toto

Anti-Globalist Conflict? This is Not Ordinary Politics!
We are clearly going through a phase change in the global political situation as evidenced by Brexit, other nationalistic sentiments and most close to home with the “Trump Insurgency”.
Viewed through the lenses of Communications Infrastructure, the Deep State, Globalism, the New Culture War, & Collective Intelligence we find ourselves in the middle of an existential conflict between two entirely different and incompatible ways of sensemaking. Note: If you don’t have the time to go through the whole piece, do scroll to The War for Collective Intelligence section…
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Mission Fed TV Commercial Debuts During Fox 5 Super Bowl Pre-game on Sunday Feb. 5
While football fans all over San Diego are getting ready for the big game, they’ll be treated to a new Mission Fed commercial during the pre-game coverage. This new commercial asks people all over town, “What matters to you most in a bank?” and shows how they can find what they need at Mission Fed!

Watch for us during these pre-game shows:
7-9am Fox 5 Morning News Super Bowl Special
9-10am Road to the Super Bowl
3-3:30pm Super Bowl Pre-Kick
Your Success is Our Bottom Line

Personally acting Locally and Globally:
In the past week, I was privileged to be on the inaugural Real Talk San Diego 2-1-1 show and Facebook live, keeping our attention on creating a community based on courage, compassion and connection. 2-1-1 plays an integral role in our community connecting real people with real help. Enjoy!

Masterpieces of the Human Spirit: Enjoy Some of the Most Beautiful Churches in the World!
What is your Fav?

The most beautiful churches around the world ~Some of them took over 500 years to build.


02-03-17-3The neo-Gothic Las Laras Sanctuary sits perched on a bridge spanning a deep river gorge in southern Colombia — one of South America’s most dramatic churches. 34 years to construct

02-03-17-4Notre-Dame Basillica of Montreal

02-03-17-5Barcelona’s and Antoni Gaudi’s, LaSagrada Familia Construction commenced in 1882. Estimated completion date: 2026 144 years

02-03-17-6The soaring pillars and rainbow-hued stained glass windows of the Sagrada Familia’s interior.

02-03-17-7Asis Church, Taos, N.M.

02-03-17-8Cadet Chapel at the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs.

02-03-17-9The 150-foot tall Cadet Chapel……17 spires.

Chapel of the Holy Cross, Sedona, AZ.

Borgund Stave Church, Norway

02-03-17-12Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Washington Island, Wis.

02-03-17-13Duomo in Milan
Construction commenced 1386
Completed 1965 579 years

02-03-17-14Greek island of Santorini


St. Vinzenz Church, Heiligenblut, Austria.

02-03-17-16Sainte-Chapelle in Paris.

02-03-17-17Saint Peter’s Basilica, Rome

02-03-17-18Interior of Saint Peter’s.

02-03-17-19St. Michaels Cathedral, Kiev, Ukraine

02-03-17-20Cathedral-Basilica, New Orleans.

02-03-17-21Church of Assumption, Bled Lake, Slovenia

02-03-17-22Church of Our Savior, St. Petersburg, Russia.

02-03-17-23St. Peter’s interior.

02-03-17-24Chapel of the Rock, Estes Park, Colo.

02-03-17-25Heddal Stave Church, Norway

02-03-17-26St. Bartholoma, Lake Konigssee, Germany

02-03-17-27Metropolitan Cathedral of Our Lady Aparecida, Brasilia,Brazil.

02-03-17-28Brasilia’s interior.

02-03-17-29St. Basil’s, Moscow, Russia.

02-03-17-30Collegiate Church of Notre-Dame, Dinant, Belgium

02-03-17-31Lutheran Church of Hallgrimur, also known as Hallgrimskirkia, Iceland

02-03-17-32Chapel of Thanksgiving in Dallas, TX.

02-03-17-33Our Lady of Covadonga Cathedral, Spain.

02-03-17-34Salisbury Cathedral, Britain Construction: 1220 – 1320

02-03-17-35Yosemite Valley Chapel, Yosemite National Park.

02-03-17-36Nuestra Nenora de Gracia, Cuenca, Spain

02-03-17-37Stowe Community Church, Stowe, Vermont

02-03-17-38Santuario Dom Bosco, Brasilia, Brazil

02-03-17-39Temple of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, San Diego, CA.

02-03-17-40Russian Orthodox Church of Mary Magdalene, Jerusalem.

Cathedral of Our Lady of Lourdes, Canela, Brazil.

02-03-17-42St. Charles Cathedral, Vienna

02-03-17-43pogost , or enclosure, of Kizhi in the Russian autonomous region of Karelia dates back to the 18th century and includes two wooden churches — one with 22 wooden domes — and a wooden clock tower.”
The UNESCO-listed pogost, Kizhi, Russia.

Crystal Cathedral, Grove, CA.

02-03-17-45Sacre-Coeur Basilica, Paris

02-03-17-46Church of Panagia Paraportiani, Island of Mykonos

02-03-17-47Cathedral of Christ the Saviour, Moscow, Russia.

02-03-17-48Basilica of the National Vow, Quito, Ecuador

02-03-17-49Church of Dmitry on Blood, Uglich, Russia.

Memorial Temple of the Birth of Christ, Shipka, Bulgaria.

02-03-17-51Notre-Dame-du-Huat, France.

02-03-17-53Notre-Dame-du-Huat Interior.

Saint-Michel d’Aiguilhe, Puy-en-Velay, France

Thanks this week go to Karina L, Cliff P & Jordan G, Robin M, Donna H, Terri M & the Mission Fed marketing team, John O @ 2-1-1,  and to Cathy S & Meg M for keeping Soul Food Flying!

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Everybody else walks into the arena and then tries to figure out what to do.”— Jim Fannin

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