Taylor from Canada came to New Life on a spiritual journey, hoping to reconnect to his creative side. Directing the Song for Space Fundraising Flashmob gave him the outlet he craved while giving him the chance to inspire and support more than 30 members of the community in exploring their creative talents. An interview:
Are you looking for a way to meaningfully contribute your skills where they are needed most? Ever wondered what it would be like to live in a vibrant and dynamic mindful community? We’re looking for an energetic addictions counsellor or therapist to join our life coaching team. (Update: Position has already been filled.)
Zulu has been practising mindfulness meditation for 24 years. A world traveller, he’s picked up many skills along the way. He is a long term volunteer at New Life and there seems to be no end to his talents. To get to know Zulu and his background a little better, we sat down with him for an interview.
During the morning meetings at New Life, we meditate together, all forty or fifty of us. The sessions are only brief, lasting around 15 minutes. It’s an important way for us to start the day with mindfulness and compassion for ourselves and for one another. Last week, we practiced with a classic Korean Zen technique…