Leader Contribution, Mike Baer

Leader Contribution, Mike Baer

Business as Mission: An Expression of Biblical Integrity   The word “integrity” has been bandied about so much over the last decade or so that it has practically become meaningless. Politicians are described in their self-serving advertisements as men or women of...
Leader Contribution, Fran Patt

Leader Contribution, Fran Patt

Reproducing Western Christianity or Following the Sunna of Jesus?   By Francis J. Patt fran.patt@uscwm.org uscwm.org   Graduated from Penn State in 1974 with a degree in History.  Graduate work at Penn State in Public Administration 1976-7 Staff of the USCWM since...
5 Reasons You Shouldn't Go to the ELC

5 Reasons You Shouldn't Go to the ELC

  I went to the Center for Global Mission’s Emerging Leaders Conference in 2012, and it was a highlight of my year. But even with all the life-transforming lessons, terrific speakers, practical advice, new friends, and discipleship opportunities, I asked myself, “Is...
ELC Insight, Jared Tuttle

ELC Insight, Jared Tuttle

Wow, what to say about the Emerging Leaders Conference (ELC). Here I am half a year later and I’m still not so sure I can do justice to what happened that week in Philly. This is my third (attempted) article on the topic. I’ve written from a couple of perspectives,...
The Beauty of Community

The Beauty of Community

THE BEAUTY OF COMMUNITY “Humble but Gracious moment” by Mrs. Sterling O’Neill God was about to remind me once again about His card and the beauty of community in a time of grieving and growth. Recently, sitting in a “team development” training meeting, I found myself...