Monthly Archives: December 2016

Conversation and Transformation

I am currently reading a paper I “accidentally” came across. Written by Peter Block, it is entitled  Civic Engagement and the Restoration of Community – Changing the Nature of the Conversation. It is a challenging read and contains some really … Continue reading

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Commitment

To be committed means we are willing to make a promise with no expectation of return; a promise void of barter and not conditional on another’s action. In the absence of this, we are constantly in the position of reacting … Continue reading

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Pew Note 12-12-16

  Our goal is to illustrate both the image and the likeness of God. The image is given to all; the likeness must be personally surrendered to, allowed, and practiced. This is the core of Christian faith. Richard Rohr Edited with BlogPad Pro

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Pew Note 12-8-16

Jean Vanier, founder of the L’Arche communities, has written, “To love someone is not first of all to do things for them, but to reveal to them their beauty and value, to say to them through our attitude: ‘You are … Continue reading

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