Thursday, March 30, 2017
But it is also my favorite shirt for other reasons. It serves as a reminder to me that we all do share common ground. Not only the ground we walk on, but the community in which we live and the world around us. When we take the time to talk to each other, we will find that we have more in common that we thought, and finding that common ground gives us a place to start to build a relationship. I have always found the idea of seeking out the common ground to be true, in my family, in my community and with complete strangers. You all know what an introvert I am, so talking to strangers is difficult, but when you can find that common ground, it makes conversations that much easier.
I think we all need to remember common ground, as we go about our day. In difficult situations as well as the easy ones. Relate to people, build a relationship. Even if it is a relationship that will only last the five minutes we are together, make it real, make that connection, find that common ground.
Have a great day all!