Chapter 3 The Flame of Passion Renewing Our Calling

New Elder Mike McGuire


When we get our first job in our late teens or early 20s,we know very little about ourselves. We may be aware of our dreams and ambitions;we may have a sense of what we like best to do and what we do best—our gifts and talents— and we may know something about how to express those gifts insofar as our schooling has revealed them. But in terms of vocation—of what we are really called to do in the world—most of us are basically clueless. We have very little idea of what ...

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