Meet our dear Group member, Tish Renninger, on a Rapid Window-Interview. This is another great way for us to connect and get to know each other better!
Name three words that describe you:
Name 3 of your daily habits (other than brushing your teeth, etc.):
— Coffee with my pets
— Prayer and Bible Study
Where were you born?
Philadelphia, PA, USA
Where do you live?
Jacksonville, Florida, USA
Complete this sentence. On Sunday mornings, I am usually…
In church service, and eating afterward.
What makes you happy?
Seeing someone succeed at their goals.
What was the last gift you gave someone?
Salt and Pepper Shakers
What was the last gift you received?
A vintage Pez dispenser
What inspires you?
An opportunity to serve someone.
Who do you admire the most?
What is the cause you most care about?
Serving the needs of the homeless and most vulnerable.
What would be your personal motto?
It costs nothing to be kind
If you could spend one hour with someone, other than a relative, (dead or alive) who would it be?
What has helped you stay positive during the pandemic?
Seeing people encouraging each other.
What is your age?
How did you get your first name?
I was born on St Patrick’s Day; and named Patricia. My siblings are close in age, a year each apart; and couldn’t pronounce my given name. My brother called me Tish.
What do you do for work?
I am an advocate and outreach specialist for the homeless.
What is your dream job?
I have the best job in the world.
When you were a child, what did you want to be when you grow up?
A Broadway Dancer
What is your favorite hobby?
If you could be anywhere else, right now, where would you be?
What goal would you like to accomplish in the next year?
Full time employment in my field.
If you could be any animal, what animal would you be?
A giraffe, I’ve always been short, I’d want to experience tall.
How do you feel about the Group?
I love the group. It is encouraging to me, and to others. It fills the void I have for contact with other people and the void I have for traveling.
Do you share on the Group? What do you like to share?
Yes, I share pictures from my yard, and from road trips and from the beach here in Jacksonville.
Any special comments or posts that particularly touched you in the Group?
My heart aches for our friends suffering during Covid.
From looking at these windows, do you have any new dream destinations?
I am intrigued with the beauty of Budapest. It is on my travel list now.
What do you see from your window?
A field of ferns waving in the breeze.
Finally, share with us please your favorite song.
Breathless by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds