15 December 2008

Trust: Essentials

Got this from Tash who got it from Fuzz.

"Trust is essential for relationships and communities. It is essential for ministry and mission. It is essential for families systems and organisations. One of the root causes for mistrust is that so many of us don't trust ourselves! We say we will do things and then the stress pressures and struggles mean we don't get around to doing it or doing it to a level that we are satisfied with. With this has come increased expectations on people's lives (look at sporting identities and the codes they must now live under. We have such increased expectations on productivity. Put lack of self trust with these expectations and we have a mixture that causes ill health - mental and emotional - and I would like to suggest spiritual health."
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With all of us out there sifting and thinking, the good bits are bound to come to the top!

Other Conversations@Intersections posts on trust.
Trust: So easily Broken
Trust! Can ya believer it?

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