October 31st, 2014

Blessings for a new season

It was with great pleasure that we were invited to take part in two local occasions this week with two of our close working partners. Last Friday, I joined volunteers, advocacy workers and venues who,...

October 14th, 2014

Listening at a Deeper Level

We have just completed a “listening exercise” in our local neighbourhood. Why a listening exercise, and not for example, an “outreach” exercise or a “community development” exercise? What...

October 2nd, 2014

Meeting People People at Hurtado

The Hurtado Listening exercise on Monday evening was my first proper introduction to the life of the area.  What instantly impressed about the diverse group of people brought together to share their experience...