Rediscovering the Obvious

…stumbling in the footsteps of greatness

The joys of service

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Yesterday I spent six hours helping a friend strip wallpaper throughout his new home. So did about ten other people. It was really great to watch a group come together around a single person’s needs. It was also very rewarding to work with my hands again, as I spend far too much of my life sitting in front of the keyboard.

Afterwards, I went with my family to the park and enjoyed walking in the 68 degree weather (it had been 41 when I started working that morning). Last night a group of us went out to enjoy a nice dinner at Sullivan’s. All in all a very nice, rewarding day. I need more of those… how do I structure my career and life to attain this sort of goal?

 

Written by erwilleke

March 3rd, 2008 at 11:32 am

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