Bring Meaning to Work and Purpose to Spirituality
Started this discussion. Last reply by Yan Song Feb 25, 2012.
Started Sep 15, 2010
Started Jan 10, 2010
Yan Song has not received any gifts yet
Before Diving In
What Is Work Vitality?
Simply put, how alive do we feel on Monday mornings and Friday afternoons? Does our work excite us? If you are like most American workers, the answers are decidedly mixed. There may be better days than others but in general finding joy in one’s work has become as rare in Corporate America as winning a…Continue
Posted on April 23, 2017 at 1:47pm
That is the title of Joel Osteen’s preach on ABC this morning. He used an interesting metaphor of God as the potter molding clay (us) into objects of art all the while we (clay) feel as though life is pretty routine and even grow resentful about being spinned around for no good reason!
I have had numerous conversations with busy professionals who are dissatisfied with their experience at work, complaining about…Continue
Posted on April 23, 2017 at 1:30pm
This is an alchemy of several moments in my life over the past a few days.
An old college friend of mine shared a memo by a well known Chinese philosopher (Deng Xiaomeng) of his mother who received no formal education and began writing and publishing assays of her life stories in her late seventies until her death last year at the age of 93. Some of her assays have been highly praised and published by top…Continue
Posted on March 26, 2017 at 8:11pm
I just finished reading an excellent book by Nick Spencer, titled “The Evolution of the West: How Christianity Has Shaped Our Values”.
For a naturalized citizen born in a very different culture like myself, this book provided a sweeping overview of the Western history from an important (Christian) perspective that I find very helpful and persuasive. It is contextual, interpretive and open minded versus argumentative or…Continue
Posted on December 4, 2016 at 10:57pm