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Webinar Series for Leaders Addresses Violence »

February 28, 2012

Domestic violence and sexual assault are often hidden abuses. But a yearlong webinar series sponsored by the United Church of Christ, in partnership with the FaithTrust Institute, aims to bring abuse to light and help aid victims.

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Carol DiSanza »

February 28, 2012

"A servant leader is one who empowers rather than commands, who leads from where people are - to greater achievement, rather than requiring where they should be."
 

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Passport to Travel: From Trinity Community to Parkvue »

February 27, 2012

Duane and Mary Bayman have seen polar bears in Manitoba, turtles in the Galapagos and glaciers in Antarctica. They’ve visited all seven continents. But one of their favorite trips was just across their state.

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Passport to Travel: From Cedar Landing to Abernethy Laurels »

February 7, 2012

When George and Geri Specht, residents of Cedar Community's Cedar Landing in Elkhart Lake, Wis., heard about the “Passport to Travel” program, they knew it was something they would love to do.

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Karen Wills »

January 30, 2012

"Servant leadership is a Christ-centered philosophy of leadership that recognizes the divine grace inherent in meeting the needs of those we serve with compassion and love-lending peace in an often chaotic world."

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In Service to Possibility »

January 30, 2012

Eighteen participants in CHHSM’s Nollau Institute met in St. Louis last month to explore the practice of leadership through an approach that we call “Following the Energy.”  I led off my session by reading the following poem by A.R. Ammons: