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Fear of Aging

September 24, 2013
Fear of Aging by Annalisa Patenaude

I remember my dad’s 40th birthday like it was yesterday. Unlike other parties, this one was his “over the hill” party—relatives and friends gathered to poke fun at and even humiliate him for being past his prime.

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Like a Deer in the Headlights

July 16, 2013
Like a Deer in the Headlights by Nicole King

Whether it’s a book, tweeted link, TED talk, or conversations with close friends and family, I find many sources of inspiration and growth to tap into—especially as they relate to my life and career.

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Saying "No" to Temptation by Saying "Yes" to Integrity

May 14, 2013
Saying

A few years ago I lived in an isolated community. I was transplanted there for work and as it was a quick transition I wasn’t terribly organized. In the end I had to spend my own money for work and then submitted expense forms to the head office.

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Maybe All the World’s a Stage

May 7, 2013
Maybe All the World’s a Stage by Analea Styles

I was in grade four when I landed my first part in a play. It was only a small musical production with my elementary school but it could have been Broadway for all my excitement. In my 10-year-old mind, I was a star.

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My Modern-Day Addiction

February 5, 2013
My Modern-Day Addiction by Annalisa Patenaude

A few years ago I found myself suddenly unemployed. I reacted to being laid off the way I usually do in situations out of my control.… more

Rightful Working and The Sluggard

January 22, 2013
Rightful Working and The Sluggard by Annalisa Patenaude

One of my first jobs was working in the kitchen at a Christian summer camp. On my first day I was a spectacle of energy and enthusiasm, motivated to work hard for my employer.… more

Buried in Stuff

January 15, 2013
Buried in Stuff by Robyn Roste

Back in the day, you know before there was such a thing as digital cameras, I enjoyed taking photographs. With film.

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Why Should I Build Character?

October 23, 2012
Why Should I Build Character? by Emily Lynch

“Keep going Em, it’ll build character.”

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Character in Ministry

July 24, 2012
Character in Ministry by Annalisa Brooks

Some people leave an impression on us for different reasons and in different ways. I’m sure we all have a name or two on hand. For me that’s Sheri, my youth leader from years ago. I still think about her and what she taught me about God through her own example.

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Success, Society, and Self-Worth

July 17, 2012
Success, Society, and Self-Worth by Robyn Roste

In my last year of university I took on the ambitious project of applying for a research grant to answer the question: What is success?

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