Why did you choose the placements that you did? What are you planning on getting out of this experience this coming year? In what ways do you think you will be challenged by your various placements?
Choose one of your placements and tell me about its history. When did it begin? Why did it begin? Talk to some of the long-term staff or volunteers about where the organization started and where it is going. (PLEASE try to stay off the internet for this one.)
Describe your interactions with the other staff members/volunteers. Do you feel involved? Do you feel welcome? Explain.
Tell me about one special interaction that you had this week. Why was it impactful to you?
Tell me about a person from one of your Impact's that stands out to you. This could be another volunteer, a client or staff. What is their story? Why do they stand out to you?
November 3: Submit Hours- no question this week (in Vancouver)
November 10: Submit Hours- no question this week
In what ways has your time in Vancouver affected your outlook to your own service at your Impact placements here in Edmonton? Use specific examples if possible.
This week, intentionally look for a way that God is at work at one of your placements (whether small or large). Tell me about this time. How were you able to join in that work?
How are you using your God-given strengths in your placements? Describe your gifts and give an example of how you were able to share it with others.
As you are half-way through the Impact program, what has been the most challenging? What has been the most rewarding? What has surprised you?
As you go into the Christmas break, reflect on how you think you attitude towards service has changed or shifted, if it has.