“I had this propensity to fill every breaking moment with busy-ness. I mean, how else could I live? High-functioning, over-productive, type-A personality—it had always worked for me. I found myself seizing all the challenges, working seven days a week without any break. I was a pastor, with responsibilities for my church and within the community. I was a consultant, balancing multiple client demands. I was a student, working on my doctorate. I was a wife and mother, with responsibilities for my home as well…”
The full transcript of Dr. Debora Jackson’s talk can be found on p. 12 of the Fall 2016 Sunday Magazine.