Posts tagged "mid-service"
Community Participation Tools

Community Participation Tools

Tak­ing a step back to the sec­ond-to-last day of Mid-Ser­vice Train­ing and away from my oh-so-self-impor­tant reflec­tions, I want to share some pic­tures from our group field trip to one of the com­mu­ni­ties in which we have been work­ing for the solar stove project. But, before I do that, I will explain how this out­ing came to be and...
Underutilized and misplaced

Underutilized and misplaced

First off, let me say, not me. Well, not me out­side the office. The prob­lem is that I don’t want to be uti­lized or placed in the office. More on this lat­er in this post. I’m strug­gling a bit with tone in these essay posts. My voice is my voice, but it starts to feel a bit repet­i­tive. I want to...
Mid-week Mid-Service moment of zen

Mid-week Mid-Service moment of zen

As long as I can keep run­ning and doing a bit of mul­ti-task­ing then I expect to make it through the week just fine. It will take some reflec­tion to write some­thing longer, but there is plen­ty of reflec­tion going on this week dur­ing mid-ser­vice train­ing. It is a dif­fer­ent per­spec­tive enter­ing the sec­ond year, feel­ing and real­iz­ing that...