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Explore SQ - The "Highest Form of Intelligence"
• What we'll do This is an eight-part series on Spiritual Intelligence presented by Andrew Ormiston, BA and David Stojcic, MA. Each week a different topic will be presented and the participants will be encouraged to respond by sharing their thoughts and insights relating to the topic of the day. The Topics covered are as following: Sat 24th Feb - Spiritual Intelligence: What is SQ and What Difference Can It Make In Your Life? Sat 3rd Mar - Self-awareness - Part 1 - Why I Act The Way I Do? Sat 10th Mar - Self-awareness - Part 2 - Why I Act The Way I Do? Sat 17th Mar - Holism: Seeing Larger Patterns and Connections & Having a Sense of Belonging Sat 24th Mar - Tendency to ask fundamental "Why" Questions & Why This is Important Sat 31st Mar - Ability to Reframe: Seeing The Bigger Picture Or Wider Context Sat 7th Apr - Positive Use of Adversity: Learning And Growing From Mistakes & Suffering Sat 14th Apr - Sense of Vocation: Feeling Called To Give Something Back A few Statements about Spiritual Intelligence: "Spiritual intelligence is the central and most fundamental of all the intelligences, because it becomes the source of guidance for the others.” (Stephen Covey, The 8th Habit) "Spiritual intelligence is concerned with the inner life of mind and spirit and its relationship to being in the world. Spiritual intelligence implies a capacity for a deep understanding of existential questions and insight into multiple levels of consciousness. " ( By Vaughan, F. What is Spiritual Intelligence? Journal of Humanistic Psychology, Vol 42, No. 2. Spring 2002, 16-33  2003 Sage Publications. ) “Spiritual intelligence refers to one's ability to align his life with values and principles that underpin one's ability to decide between right and wrong, good and bad, ethical and unethical, moral and immoral.” (David Stojcic, 4D Living Ltd) • What to bring Bring notebook and pen in case you wish to take some notes. • Important to know

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