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Deaconess Faith Community Nurse Ministries Changes Name, Refocuses Mission »

January 31, 2014

The Rev. Donna Smith-Pupillo spent the past year feeling like she was drowning in paperwork and to-do lists. Smith-Pupillo, executive director of CHHSM ministry Deaconess Faith Community Nurse Ministries, had a lot to do before the organization launched as an independent nonprofit with a renewed sense of mission and vision.

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Fear of Possibility »

January 31, 2014

As once the winged energy of delight
carried you over childhood’s dark abysses,
now beyond your own life build the great 
arch of unimagined bridges.
Rainer Maria Rilke

This first stanza of Rilke’s poem “Once the Winged Energy of Delight,” is my favorite piece of verse.

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2014 Nollau Institute Kicks Off »

January 31, 2014

Even before the 2014 Nollau Institute kicked off, participants were anticipating the changes that the leadership program would bring to their lives and that they would then bring to others.

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Michelle Just »

January 29, 2014

"A servant leader is most passionate about the people with whom they serve and cultivates an environment that empowers and inspires individuals to play a significant role in the enhancement of an organization’s mission and the greater community."

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Michelle Just New President and CEO of Beatitudes Campus »

January 22, 2014

Michelle Just has been selected president and chief executive officer at Beatitudes Campus by the board of directors, effective Jan. 1. Just was formerly senior vice president of health services at the campus.

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Evangelical Homes of Michigan Celebrates, Strengthens UCC Ties »

January 6, 2014

Many of Denise Rabidoux’s most creative thoughts pop up in the middle of the night. That was how Rabidoux, CEO of Evangelical Homes of Michigan, a CHHSM ministry, got the idea to combine its annual September meeting with the annual October meeting of the Michigan United Church of Christ Conference.