Transformational   topic / challenge / strength / conversation   Number 19
in the
Spiral Journey Resilience Map

Self-Inquiry Question and Study Group/Team-of-Two Conversation Theme:

In our actions to heal the world, how can I/we learn/invent more creative ways to transform fear into love, and passive helplessness into courage and openness toward new possibilities?

Possibilities for exploration: Inspiring the bystanders, converting opponents into allies, embodying the solution, changing the frame.

Introducing Theme:

“There is no situation that is not transformable. There is no person who is hopeless. There is no set of circumstances that cannot be turned about by human beings and their natural capacity for love of the deepest sort.”  – Archbishop Desmond Tutu 

The Chord of Conscience – The Eight Audiences of Nonviolent Protest

Positive Deviant (extraordinary article about paying deep attention to people’s strengths as one tries to help them)

Ernesto Sirolli: Want to help someone? Shut up and listen!


How is this dimension be related to the other dimensions in the Spiral Journey?

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