Archive For Leadership-development

Healthy Boundaries in Ministry

I recently completed a class at Wake Divinity entitled “Healthy Boundaries: Ministry, Professional Ethics and Leadership.” The weekend class had caught my attention solely with the word “boundaries.” As a future leader in ministry I wanted to know just what this means for me. To be an effective leader I want to be sure I […]

Read more March 2, 2016

Diversity Creates Harmony

“Diversity creates harmony.” These are the words of wisdom given to us on the evening of November 4th by environmental activist Vandana Shiva as she stressed the need for agricultural practices that strive to preserve biodiversity. These words were echoed the following Thursday by New Testament Professor Dr. Katherine Shaner as she emphasized how diversity in […]

Read more November 14, 2014

The Beauty of Knowing Myself

Who am I? Why is it that people don’t understand me? Am I strange? How can I allow God to use me to minister to others? A couple of weeks ago, the divinity school had a retreat which addressed these questions. The theme for the retreat was “The Spirituality of the Enneagram.” I was encouraged […]

Read more October 2, 2014