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During mid-year retreat many Bonners expressed the necessity of having deep bonds with other Bonners. How do your Bonner relationships influence you, at both your service site and daily life? Describe an essential relationship that you have, whether it is with a fellow Bonner, a site supervisor, or ACE administrator. We encourage you to share your response with the person that inspired this response!
“Peace is not merely a distant goal that we seek, but a means by which we arrive at that goal.”- Martin Luther King Jr.
While contemplating the meaning of this quote, let us all reflect on how this lesson relates to our semester goals. Please indicate a goal that you have for yourself academically and within your service and how the words of MLK can inspire you to achieve these.
“The future depends on what we do in the present.” - Gandhi
While referencing this quote from the weekly, how does this principle relate to the end of your service this semester?
p.s. stay tuned for the picture collage!