Archive for November, 2013

The Ache For Home

The ache for home lives in all of us, the safe place where we can go as we are and not be questioned. Maya Angelou   We finally moved out of my sister-in-law’s place and got an apartment.  Our own space.  But it wasn’t really our own. Our landlord, who lived in the apartment below […]

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Ronald McDonald House

Just left a terrific meeting at Ronald McDonald House in Hershey, PA. We are beginning a collaboration with them to be present with and listen to families with children who are hospitalized at the Hershey Medical Center.

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Great Love

We can do no great things; only small things with great love.      Mother Teresa It would be easy, when we look at all the loneliness and despair in the world, to be discouraged and feel as if our efforts to listen to and support others are making little impact.   But it’s not just about […]

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Loneliness

Loneliness is my least favorite thing about life. The thing that I’m most worried about is just being alone without anybody to care for or someone who will care for me.      Anne Hathaway   Here are three statements we have heard in the last week: “No one seems to care about me.” “I don’t […]

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