In "Harvest the Power," a Tapestry of Faith program
Laughter and tears are both responses to frustration and exhaustion. I myself prefer to laugh, since there is less cleaning up to do afterward. — Kurt Vonnegut, 20th-century American novelist
You may wish to journal about these questions:
Invite family members and friends to reflect with you on these questions.
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You may wish to add resources that informed this workshop to your congregation's leadership library:
Baab, Lynne M., Beating Burnout in Congregations (Alban Institute, 1989)
Benefiel, Margaret, Soul at Work: Spiritual Leadership in Organizations (
: Seabury, 2005)
Masten, Ric, Ric Masten Speaking (Watsonville, California: Paper Mache Press, 1990)
Oliver, Mary, Dreamwork (New York: Atlantic Monthly Press, 1986)
Palmer, Parker J. Let Your Life Speak: Listening for the Voice of Vocation (San Francisco: Jossey-Bass, 1999).
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Last updated on Saturday, October 29, 2011.
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