Community

Letters to a Future Young Cortinian: “Challenge”

  Dear Future Cortinian, You are about to embark on a new chapter in your life that will forever change the way you view things and people in the world.  You are going to meet people who have different values than the ones you believe in. As a result you will be challenged. Many people… Continue reading Letters to a Future Young Cortinian: “Challenge”

Humans of Cortina

Monday Meditation: On Vulnerability

Life is full of little phases, phases we have to go through as we shape our character and find who we really are. This past semester has been an interesting journey in the process of finding who I was. I thought the answer was clear every morning when I looked at my self in the… Continue reading Monday Meditation: On Vulnerability

Formation

Monday Meditation: On Risk and Reward

Yesterday Chris Heuertz came to our community time to remind us of the "unexpected gifts" that arise when we stay in communities long enough to experience tensions. In his newest book he says, "Of course, the fear of experiencing many of these tensions in our deepest relationships is enough to keep us from giving ourselves to the… Continue reading Monday Meditation: On Risk and Reward