The Paradox of Community
Why church members often run from community despite their attraction to it
In a book called The Different Drum, M. Scott Peck suggests that while we want intimacy, we often run from it. Perplexing, isn't it? We want to be honest and open, but we are not willing to risk being ourselves in a group of sisters and brothers.
As an example, let's say that Greg is upset over his teenager's recent experimentation with smoking pot. ...
|Topics:||Community, Confidentiality, Intimacy, Relationships, Time management, Trust|
|Date Added:||February 27, 2008|