Are there new things you are hoping for this new year?
Thriving is defined by Dr. Pamela King as “1) growing and adapting vigorously toward purpose, 2) developing in authenticity with and for others, and 3) being fueled by faith, love, and meaning.” What part of this description resonates with your experience? What part creates a longing in you to move more toward that aspect of this description?
When in the last week have you experienced transcendence, when “one’s awareness is shifted from one’s self and the mundane towards something bigger, providing a more expansive perspective and meaning.”?
What is the unique situation that you find yourself in? How does the invitation to kindness fit in with your context?
How would you say suffering has shaped you? How is it shaping you now?
What do you hope to bring into the new year?