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The Rev. Bill Royster »

July 1, 2013

"Servant leader - words that seem so opposite to each other, yet describe well the way people of faith are called to serve and do ministry - servants leading."

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From One Generation to the Next »

June 28, 2013

Resident turnout for an April exercise activity surprised the staff at Parkvue Community in Sandusky, Ohio. The residents couldn’t wait to meet their young visitors from Paradise United Church of Christ’s confirmation class.

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CHHSM Ministries Help Older Adults Age in Place »

June 28, 2013

When health challenges prohibited Debbie Whitley from being able to drive, she started looking for a better way to stay active while remaining at home close to friends and family. CHHSM ministries like United Church Homes and Services in Newton, N.C., are taking the initiative to meet the needs of seniors such as Whitley who need care but want to stay at home.

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No One Terms Out! »

June 27, 2013

Recently I conducted a survey of CHHSM CEOs asking how long they had held their current positions. Thirty-four or about 50 percent of CHHSM executives have been in their role for more than 10 years. Of that group, 17 have served for more than 15 years. This cohort of leaders represents a powerful pool of historical memory and management savvy.

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Prestemon Accepts Position as Conference Minister »

June 26, 2013

On October 1, the Rev. Shari Prestemon, executive director of Back Bay Mission in Biloxi, Miss., will begin her position as conference minister of the Minnesota Conference of the United Church of Christ. 

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Brewster Place Breaks Ground on New Clinic »

May 30, 2013

Brewster Place, a CHHSM ministry in Topeka, Kansas, broke ground on a family medicine clinic and immediate-care center with St. Francis Health Center.