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Shame in the Nonprofit Sector

I just finished reading I Thought It Was Just Me (but it isn’t) by Brene Brown and I couldn’t help but think about the ways we should translate Brene’s ideas into the nonprofit sector. 182 more words

Nonprofit Chapin


I grew up in church. I got “the talk” at home and the conversation about sex was always open, honest and real in our house. In Sunday school, they talked to us about “true love waits” and the significance of a sexual relationship with someone. 1,345 more words



I’m stuck.

Every spare moment I’ve had this past few days I’ve sat in front of this screen, trying to write.

I can’t get anything out. 154 more words

My Story

Stay With Me (Peter)

This is part of a series: I’m taking a moment in the lives of people in the Bible to see how it might be relevant to our lives, today. 973 more words


Daily Quote: Jim Morrison

“People are afraid of themselves, of their own reality; their feelings most of all. People talk about how great love is, but that’s bullshit. Love hurts. 112 more words

Mental Health

What's In a Shame?

Freshman year our room motto was MARRIAGE IS EVIL. We cut the letters out of magazines and hung them on our wall to remind everyone that we were still only 17 and not yet ready to fully progress into the adult world. 329 more words