The only person we can effectively change is ourself. Do you agree that your search for truth will not be the same as another persons and tolerance of different beliefs is an essential ingredient for effectively listening to and supporting others?
Mutual respect is a key ingredient for this group, treating others the way you would like to be treated whether others do or not. Do you support this principle?
A participation requirement in discussion groups is confidentiality within the group unless permission is granted. Do you agree to this stipulation for participation? An exception is a situation where harm may be inflicted on self or others.
To improve our effectiveness in making known our meetings with Guest Speakers and Sharing/Discussion group, how did you hear about Durham RT IANDS?
From Mellen-Thomas Benedict when he came to give a talk.