Run The Farm Call & Response

Call and Response preceeding the Run The Farm Race written and led by Danny Martin

Danny MartinIn times of uncertainty we need to ground ourselves by getting in touch with the earth: Running is one way; Eating locally is another.

Together we can Run the Farm.

Let’s begin this grounding process with: A Blessing for All Earth-Healers

Response is: “Run the Farm”

For the composters, the gardeners, the breeders of worms and, the soil-builders:

Response: Run The Farm

For those who clean up the messes others have made:

Response: Run The Farm

For those who defend trees and renew the forests:

Response: Run The Farm

For those who heal the grasslands and renew the streams, who guard the healing herbs and who know the lore of the wild plants:

Response: Run The Farm

Blessings on those who heal the cities, who bring them to life again with community gardens and nurture them with community farms:

Response: Run The Farm

For all who stand against greed, who risk themselves in service of the earth:

Response: Run The Farm

May all the healers of the earth find their own healing.

Response: Run The Farm

May they bring about a great awakening:

Response: Run The Farm

Today may WE touch the earth and be touched by it May we ground ourselves in these difficult times as we:

Run the Farm

Blessed be the healers of the earth.

-Danny Martin

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