Introspection

Rev. Wayne Walder: Introspection

by Reverend Wayne Walder I believe our memory is not large enough to hold our insights. What I mean is that our memory does not have the capacity to hold the sometimes overwhelming aspects of our insights and the self awareness that comes from them. This presents a problem. For example, the beauty of something…

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Our Music: Make Time To Listen To Music

by Susanne Maziarz, Music Director at Neighbourhood I used to listen to music a lot. Daily. When I was in school, I was so turned on by all of the new kinds of music and new sounds that I was hearing that sitting and listening to music in my headphones without any other distractions was…

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Families Growing Together: Written Words

by Margaret Evans, Director of Lifespan Learning This year, I had a unique experience of letting go of some major life events. It was a long process that involved many turns and steps backward, but eventually I made it to where I am today. One of the most influential things I did to help myself…

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Introspection: Inspirational Quotations

“Many people suffer from the fear of finding oneself alone, and so they don’t find themselves at all.” – Rollo May “Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.” – Carl Jung “A man is what he thinks all day long.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson “The more faithfully you listen to the voice within you,…

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Introspection: Internet and Movie Resources

INTERNET: Mission to India by George Lombardi, 16 min, on The Moth A must-listen! A most outrageous, funny and self-aware story about saving Mother Teresa. http://tinyurl.com/yc5bpnns MOVIES: Slumdog Millionaire   (2008) with Dev Patel, Freida Pinto, Saurabh Shukla Academy Award for Best Picture. A Mumbai teen reflects on his upbringing in the slums when he is…

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