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The MonkeySphere Reigns

I’ve never given my thoughts about the monkey sphere in any comprehensive fashion on this blog before.  I won’t do that today either.  However,  check out these articles (here and here) about the monkey sphere and to get a great … Continue reading

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Working on Something

Sorry for the lack of posting this week.  The last 7 days have been phenomenally busy.  I’ve had several large events to work through at work, plus some family stuff, plus some health stuff, plus some educational planning stuff.  All … Continue reading

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Take Your Kids to Work Day

It’s not take you’re kids to work day.  But I do sometimes have fears about this day. I enjoy my job but I don’t have an inflated view of what my job actually accomplishes.  On my best days I bring … Continue reading

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Sabbatical Thoughts – Rest

One of the major reasons that another would be offered and take a sabbatical is the opportunity for rest and renewal.  Prior to leaving on my sabbatical (and during the first couple weeks) I had many conversations with people who … Continue reading

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Sabbatical Thoughts – People

I work in a people environment.  Sure I spent time thinking about organizational systems, theology, counselling and what not…but the real bedrock of my vocation is people. During a sabbatical one of things that gets incredibly effected is my contact … Continue reading

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It’s Not All About me

I’m realizing that it’s not all about me.  At least it shouldn’t be. I’m preparing this course about engaging the “Other” and all I can think of is, ‘What if people don’t come?”  or worse, “What if only 1 person … Continue reading

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