Wednesday, 04 July 2012 00:00
Most teachers hope that they will make a difference, but in fact the real transformation depends not on what the teacher teaches, but on what the learner learns. The teacher’s contribution to that learning can be simply to ask the question that sets someone off on a journey of discovery.
Thursday, 07 June 2012 16:29
I was in my early twenties when one of the elders of my church asked me to accompany him on a pastoral visit. I was given scant information on the couple we were visiting and even less information on what one should do on such a pastoral visit. So I went along with an open heart but feeling totally inadequate for the task ahead, whatever that task was.