Author: Shelly Graf

Stories of Generosity from the Common Ground Community:  This month’s profile- Stefanie Bell-Egge Over the past several months, we have been profiling community members about their volunteer experience.  Be  on the look-out for one profile every month, describing the volunteer work they …

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Stories of Generosity from the Common Ground Community:  This month’s profile- Karen Sorensen Over the past several months, we have been profiling community members about their volunteer experience.  Be  on the look-out for one profile every month, describing the volunteer work they …

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Many of you have heard by now that Craig Vollmar passed away peacefully on Friday afternoon. Craig was in the     company of his loving children at the time of his death. For many years, Craig has been an …

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It’s (not) mine Reflections on Dana at Common Ground by Erica S. Schultz “But it’s mine, I own it,” my little four year-old charge yelled at me when I tried to tell her that it probably didn’t make sense to …

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Stories of Generosity from the Common Ground Community:  This month’s profile- Karen Duncan  Over the next many months, we will be profiling community members about their volunteer experience.  Be  on the look-out for one profile every month, describing the volunteer work they …

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Stories of Generosity from the Common Ground Community:  This month’s profile-Bob Seng Over the next many months, we will be profiling community members about their volunteer experience.  Be  on the look-out for one profile every month, describing the volunteer work …

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Stories of Generosity from the Common Ground Community:  This month’s profile-Judith Sarah Rae. Over the next many months, we will be profiling community members about their volunteer experience.  Be  on the look-out for one profile every month, describing the volunteer …

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Stories of Generosity from the Common Ground Community:  This month’s profile-  Katharine Malaga.   Over the next many months, we will be profiling community members about their volunteer experience.  Be  on the look-out for one profile every month, describing the …

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A reflection from Nora “Metta is the song of the heart,” Sharon Salzberg said sometime during the workshop she offered in St. Paul October 5th & 6th at the UM-Twin Cities St Paul Student Center. The two-day event was jam-packed …

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Join us for a special weekend of programs with Amma Thanasanti.  (Amma) Thanasanti Bhikkhuni first encountered the Dhamma in 1979,  and in 1989, she joined the nun’s community in the Ajahn Chah Forest Tradition and lived there for 20 years. …

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