Re: A Cultured Structure or Structured culture?
- Hi Kelechi,
Thanks for your profound mind.
All you have said is a compelling logic, it completes my thought by
showing that independent thinkers should be like independent poles
of the same selfless devotion.
Nafsi Afrika Acrobats
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Kelechi"
> Hello Kenny,
> I recently joined the group learningfromeachother through PAM
> who introduced me . I live in Nigeria, working with Fantsuamas a
> Foundation on a great many projects..
> Your address below, is indeed very touching, I've experience this
> before. I must encourage us all to keep on moving and keep on doing
> what we have to do. This is the only way we grow, as individuals,
> people , as a contintent and the Human race. What we do is forall
> Humanity. If we look at it from that perspective knowing that we
> are connected what we do to another gets to affect us one way oranother.
> Well we should try to focus more on action. That is point. On
> I find it interesting that a lot of people tend to focus more onand I
> grammer content than focus on achieving results. Action! But then
> thats what makes the world go round, differences in opinion.
> LEts not give up on our Noble quests, we must keep on keeping on. I
> wish you all the best, I look forward to meeting you all someday
> do look forward to being of Maximum service to this group, to theyou
> poor peoples, and to Humanity at large.
> Thanks .
> KELECHI B.G. MICHEALS
> Monitoring & Evaluation Unit
> FANTSUAM FOUNDATION
> Kafanchan, Kaduna State
> +234 8020918229
> --- In email@example.com, Kennedy Owino
> <nafsiafricaacro@> wrote:
> > Hi Janet and Andrius,
> > "Do all the good you can, in all ways you can, in all the places
> can, at all the times you can, to all the people you can, as longas
> you ever can" this famous quote by John Wesley engulfs my mind as Ius
> read the recent postings, regretfully wonder and feel sad at
> what is generating here.
> > I feel disheartened that ideas that should in essence integrate
> are actually disintegrating us.floated
> > Most ideas we generate are usually great but the approaches we
> employ to actualizing them kill the "meat" in them.
> > We actually shared with Andrius briefly over the phone regarding
> stretching our efforts to Zimbabwe which he chose to coin "The love
> > In all honesty, I supported the idea hoping that once it is
> in the forum most people would come round it with suggestionstowards
> > Little did I know that it is still quite an issue regarding the
> titles and the approaches we choose.
> > I am and I have never been particular with the titles and the
> structures we decide on but the actions we undertake.
> > I just can't see where this is heading with so many people being
> disgruntled by the approach we have made.
> > I reckon we require proper cultured models away from
> propagating "made to measure" cultures that in the
> process and eventually only serve to deal us a blow.
> > I am not arguable that the idea of Andrius " Love command"
> wrong but I am concerned why people are walking away from it.the
> > Infact we shared it with Andrius over the phone and I found
> idea positive but not the approach.bridges
> > My inner world isn't structures but independent actors coming
> together to working harmoniously.
> > Am up to building bridges and not walls, I feel sad when the
> we have strived to build are cut by conflicting views.to
> > I am significantly waking up and thinking to myself that I need
> re-focus my thinking and attention.build
> > I would not wish to break up my links (I mean working,
> sharing thoughts and actions) with the people who have helped to
> me, nurtured me into being productive and an independentdeep
> creative thinker.
> > I am not happy that Janet is moving away, my deepest apologies to
> you Janet for my negative thoughts that may have influenced you to
> calling it quits.
> > I hope that you will continue to accommodate me in the holistic
> space that has hugely built my networking empire. I had built a
> affinity with holistic helping that i would like tocontinue.
> > It is one of the social and interactive spaces that I had quite
> deeply identified with besides my working group-
> > This are spaces, I wish to continue using in propagating my ideas
> into ideals.
> > I believe I have an obligation to use my mind freely.
> > I wanted to, but could not remain adamant on this because for
> am guarding against anything that may injure my reputation and thespirit
> relationships I have so far benefited from.
> > I would wish to continue being part and parcel of MSL in the
> that has guided us from tyranny, racism, inequalities, injusticesand
> > As usual, I will continue to contribute and share in this forum
> which is a breeding ground for creative thinking mindset.
> > But I wish and hope to remain focused on being creative generally
> without specific boundaries that makes me more receptive.
> > I have known M.S.L as an orchard where all are
> independent and not inhibited in thinking or sharing.
> > I like this traditional sense of a communal hub of sharing
> information and exchanging ideas.
> > To me the idea of structures and chain of commands is becoming
> and more intricate and intriguing.structures
> > I bet and believe that we don't need commands and
> to change the world, but a free willed spirit, energy, drive and agrowth
> team held together by a sense of believes that encourage
> and development.move
> > What I see is what I usually get; I therefore would not wish to
> into isolation from the main stream with counter cultures.be
> > In sincere conclusion i say: Am Sorry Andrius, I do not wish to
> engaged and involved with any idea that drive people away, derailor
> bring set-backs instead of bringing us together.our
> > With due respect, I beg to be disassociated with anything that
> people regard as being Authoritarian and egoistic in nature.
> > I honestly love your idea but not the approach which resides in
> thoughts, words and deeds and raise questions whether we arehonestly
> up to doing all the good we can, in all the ways we can, in all thecan
> places we can, at all the times we can, to all the people we
> , as long as we ever can???
> > Peace and Love forever,
> > Ken Owino
> > Nafsi Afrika Acrobats
> > www.nafsiafrica.org
> > +254723568251