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Presence is Pastoral Care

Amy Butler learned a great lesson in a difficult situation. Our presence speaks volumes to the hurting. Will you stop and think–what do you have to offer? 833 more words

Your Part To Play

What is Twitter Good For?

Twitter has caught on as a social network for several reasons—it’s free and open, connects people, gives them power, and is incredibly simple to use (Li & Bernoff, 2011). 663 more words



The Can-Do Girl!

from my Tumblr blog: ferdifz.tumblr.com

Dreaming dreams that cannot be

I went to a play he was in. I sweated through it in the London heatwave. I wanted to be supportive.

What I’d forgotten was that actors, even civilian ones who do it on the side of other things, are the most selfish kind of creatures you’ll ever meet. 729 more words

Love Life London

'Lots of contempt': What it's like to be a secret Trump fan in Silicon Valley

(Source: www.businessinsider.sg)

Jake is like many people working in Silicon Valley.

The software engineer works for a big tech company, went to a top-tier university, and loves doing innovative work. 1,486 more words


First: Listen

This is attempt number 4. I’m sticking with this one.

There are two challenging things to teach young preschoolers, who have fledgling social experience and skills due to their age. 1,330 more words

Being a sports mum

I love being a sport mum. Some may say I love it a little too much.
I grew up with 2 brothers that played footy from a very young age and so my childhood was filled with long cold days at various footy clubs around the diamond valley, watching my brothers run around in the mud loving every second. 885 more words