- Be sure to see the Blog Description posted 28 December 2006.
- Also see the topic of the month posted 1 January 2007--Core Issues for Mission/Aid Workers. The core issues (inner issues) we are discussing this month include pessimism, staying centered, focusing on others' interests, forgiveness, drifting, transitional grief, and contentment.
- Being generous with mercy and forgiveness
- Letting my difficulties bring out the best in me and not the worst
- Not giving up regardless of the struggles that I may have
- Desiring integrity and not just happiness
- Spending quality time with family/friends in spite of my busy schedule
- Seeing good and Gods' goodness, in the face of pain, injustice, death
- Accepting myself more even if I do not reach my goals or if I fail
To make a comment--see instructions from 9 January 2007.