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Category: Courage

Category: Courage

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Courage and Racism

Last week Debbie wrote about different types of courage.  As a short review, these are the things she said: Try courage:    it’s just what it seems.  This is the courage to try something for the first time, or the first

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Catholic

Where Do You Need More Courage?

For the last two weeks I’ve written about courage: Jesus-like courage to share in the dream of the Kingdom coming on earth as it is in heaven and skills that build courage.  Perhaps by now you are convinced of both

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Skills That Build Courage

Courage of conviction, courage flowing from passion, courage protected by mercy and forgiveness…this is what last week’s blog talked about, with specific reference to the kind of courage it takes to face racism in ourselves and in our Church.  This

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It Takes a Lot of Courage

Leadership, Racism, and Our Church Last week Dana shared another segment in her learning and unlearning journey around racism.  Toward the end of that blog, she quoted the late humorist Erma Bombeck who said, “It takes a lot of courage

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Leadership and Race

Recently,  4/25/21, US Senator Lindsay Graham, R, S.C. declared that, in his opinion, there is no systemic racism in America.  “America is not a racist country,” he said.  (i)  Well, the existence of racist laws as pointed out in last

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Moderation in ALL Things?

In my JustFaith sessions we recently read a statement from Good Friday 1963 where 8 white clergy urged the “Negroes” of the city to wait for the right season, obey the laws and wait for the courts to iron out

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Born Into It

Today I’m going to talk about implicit bias.  First, a definition: “Thoughts and feelings are ‘implicit’ if we are unaware of them or mistaken about their nature.  We have a bias when, rather than being neutral, we have a preference

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As He Who Will Not See

We at ConSpirita Consulting Network are committed to improving leadership, especially ecclesial leadership.  These times of a global pandemic and a global awakening about racism cry out for courageous and humble leaders.  This series of blogs invite you to come

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Unfair and Unjust

We at ConSpirita Consulting Network are committed to improving leadership, especially ecclesial leadership.  These times of a global pandemic and a global awakening about racism cry out for courageous and humble leaders.  This series of blogs invite you to come

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Racial Objectivity

We at ConSpirita Consulting Network are committed to improving leadership, especially ecclesial leadership.  These times of a global pandemic and a global awakening about racism cry out for courageous and humble leaders.  This series of blogs invite you to come

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Like a Vine

We at ConSpirita Consulting Network are committed to improving leadership, especially ecclesial leadership.  These times of a global pandemic and a global awakening about racism cry out for courageous and humble leaders.  This series of blogs invite you to come

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Racism Themes

We at ConSpirita Consulting Network are committed to improving leadership, especially ecclesial leadership.  These times of a global pandemic and a global awakening about racism cry out for courageous and humble leaders.  This series of blogs invite you to come

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Insights, Truth Bombs and Discomfort…

We at ConSpirita Consulting Network are committed to improving leadership, especially ecclesial leadership.  These times of a global pandemic and a global awakening about racism cry out for courageous and humble leaders.  This series of blogs invite you to come

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White Privilege and Responsibility

We at ConSpirita Consulting Network are committed to improving leadership, especially ecclesial leadership.  These times of a global pandemic and a global awakening about racism cry out for courageous and humble leaders.  This series of blogs invite you to come

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Intersectional Identity and Your Employees

We at ConSpirita Consulting Network are committed to improving leadership, especially ecclesial leadership.  These times of a global pandemic and a global awakening about racism cry out for courageous and humble leaders.  This series of blogs invite you to come

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Impact of Racism

We at ConSpirita Consulting Network are committed to improving leadership, especially ecclesial leadership.   These times of a global pandemic and a global awakening about racism cry out for courageous and humble leaders.   This series of blogs invite you to come

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