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Difference & Deep Relationship

Do you have a friend who is completely different to yourself? How do they enrich your life? Can you identify some ways in which people of cultures or religions other than your own reflect the inexhaustible beauty of God?

Materialism & the Environment

In what ways might materialism lead us to degrade the material world? How might we shift our thinking about the environment from a resource-to-be-used perspective to one of relationship?

Competitive Culture

In what ways might a culture encourage us to feel that the successes of others somehow deprive us of good things? Are we caught up in a zero sum attitude of winning or losing? Do we define ourselves as winners or losers?

Listen & Respond

Who are the most vulnerable in your society? Do they have a voice in public policy discussions? How does your faith community go about listening to them?