Archive for July, 2007
In many instances, our calling comes once we are removed from everyday routine–when we have the opportunity to listen to what authentically moves us inside.
– Richard J. Leider and David A. Shapiro
Whistle While You Work: Heeding Your Life’s Calling
The work of Beethoven and the work of a charwoman become spiritual on precisely the same condition, that of being offered to God. This does not, of course, mean that it is for anyone a mere toss-up whether he should sweep floors or compose symphonies. We are members of one body, but different members, each with his own vocation.
– C.S. Lewis
The Weight of Glory
I pray to find new and inspirational qualities in a colleague when seen in the company of family and friends
Memorial Day is gone and Labor Day beckons. Sometime in between, many of us are likely to find ourselves at an oft-dreaded workplace event: the company picnic. That determinedly casual atmosphere is the largest snake hiding under the office picnic table. The goal is to be noticed in a positive light. You don’t want to be the subject of gossip at the water cooler Monday morning.
– JoAnn Greco
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