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First, they needed a forum where they could speak and be heard. Then they needed some help in talking about the issue in a new way. The chaplain invited them to go beneath their initial position and discover what else mattered. When they 26 A Field Guide to Good Decisions arrived at “I must keep my last promise to my husband” and “For me, stopping life support treatment is a sacred moment,” everyone around the table knew that Mrs. Latham and Dr. Rall had moved beyond their impasse and arrived at the heart of the matter.

Who else, not yet identified, might be affected by this decision? Board Chair: “Thank you for coming out tonight and sharing your comments with our library board. Let me summarize what I’ve heard. The Protect Our Children (POC) group has asked that our newly donated computers be equipped with filters and that we limit Internet access. POC wants to protect minors from offensive Internet content (pornography, violence, bigotry) and from potentially harmful chat room contact with sexual predators.

The 24 A Field Guide to Good Decisions chaplain saw similar dilemmas daily and was skilled at starting better conversations. Her question to herself was, “How can I help Mrs. Latham and Dr. ” There are always actors who bring history and experience, play certain roles, and behave accordingly. The situation is often complicated and rich. To get our arms around this complexity, we need each other. Together, we can fill in the spaces between us and the blind spots around us and also create a clear picture of what matters, and why.

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