From Our Ministries


CHHSM Prepares for General Synod

April 13, 2015

CHHSM ministries will engage the wider church when delegates travel to Cleveland for the UCC's General Synod June 26-30. Under the theme of “Unexpected Places,” delegates will explore where they hear God’s voice, encounter the Spirit and find the UCC’s witness in the world.

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With New Health Care Center, Community Celebrates Legacy, Embraces Future

March 12, 2015

Al Hennig lived in a residential cottage at Eden Hill Communities for almost 25 years. But the 89-year-old transitioned into assisted living in January after falling several times last year.

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Servant Leader


"Being a servant leader means providing a consistent example of deep integrity and faithful effort, while always having enough humility to realize you alone don't have all the answers."

The Rev. Shari Prestemon

Conference Minister, Minnesota Conference United Church of Christ
Member, CHHSM Board of Directors

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From the President

Val-You Proposition

In previous columns, I talked about the importance of belonging and the language we use to communicate. Now I ask you to reflect on why you choose to belong to CHHSM. What are the compelling reasons to be a member of this community of practice? Your reasons form the basis of a value proposition for CHHSM.

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Our Shared History

Nollau: A History of Service That Thrives Today

Louis Edward Nollau personified the adage “bloom where you’re planted” even though where he was planted, at the time, looked like a failed ministry opportunity.

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