Are we Called by the Dhamma, or Freed by it?

Does the Dhamma call us and guide us to a kind of action, or does it free us to act more spontaneously with whatever arises?  Drawing on a talk in which Gil Fronsdal explores this distinction with subtlety and insight,  Ellen guided our reflections on this question and its implications for each of us, as we pass through the shifting stages of our lives.

You can listen to Gil’s talk here: