Good Reading: Presence to Self & Others
Guiding Group

Brené Brown is an American professor, lecturer, author, and podcast host who has spent the past two decades studying courage, vulnerability, shame and empathy.lyn levo

'Owning our story and loving ourselves through that process is the bravest thing we’ll ever do.'

Visit for downloads, podcasts, videos and book titles.

Graced Companionship:
A Metaphor for Religious Leadership Today: Mary Pat Garvin rsm

Presented at the UISG Assembly in 2016

'Using the metaphor of “graced companionship” we
will explore how the mission of leadership today, is and always has been about taking on of the
mind and heart of Jesus; thus leading our congregations as Jesus led his disciples -- as a graced
companion! '

Download the talk here

Harlene Anderson is an American Psychologist and a cofounder for the Postmodern Collaborative Approach to therapy

Resources on her site include articles, videos and podcasts

Managing Fear in an Age of Deep Division

(Crossing the Divide between Us and 'Them')

Autumn/Winter 2018/2019

Read it here

Robert J. Wicks is a clinical psychologist and writer about the intersection of spirituality and psychology

Promoting Hospitality as a Way of Life: Charter for Compassion

'Hospitality is a valuable spiritual asset for community building. It is a sacred ancient art that makes room at the table of consciousness for everyone, stranger and guest alike. In the genuine warmth and welcoming spirit that hospitality is most known for, it spans cultural divides as a nonviolent pathway, transcending background and nationality...

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Biblical Texts Luke Ch 10: 25-37 (The Good Samaritan): Veronica Lawson rsm

Watch the video clip here

The Enormousness of Small Kindnesses: LCWR

First published 22 June 2020

'You cannot know
how those small gestures matter'

Read the reflection here

Donna Hicks, internationally renowned authority on Dignity, The Meaning of Dignity

We invite your contributions of something you have read or seen or heard elsewhere that really connects with this process, ‘that's too good to keep to yourself’.

Messages to: MGP Guiding Group

Te invitamos a que nos envíes tus contribuciones de algo que hayas leído, visto u oído en otro lugar que realmente esté relacionado con este proceso, `que sea demasiado bueno para que te lo guardes para ti mismo'.

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