Janine James: I Will Remember Them

Janine James: I Will Remember Them

This blog post was written in January of 2020. At the time, I wasn’t personally grieving anything, but the Lord laid this scripture on my heart. I wrote it on Friday and scheduled it to post the following Monday. That Sunday, the tragic news of Kobe Bryant, his...
Chris Brown: Processing My Heart for Christmas

Chris Brown: Processing My Heart for Christmas

Recently as I was at my first “in person” Nextgen conference, I was there to just be. I had not gotten permission to do that in a long time.   As I was listening to some of the speakers, I was taking in so much. I was learning and processing. At one point both...

ELC Insight, Rasool Berry

What happens when you take 65 men and women from 40 mission and church organizations around the world and invite them to a grace-filled environment that teaches and embraces Jesus Christ as the center of everything? Well, when the Center for Global...

ELC Insight, Joshua Greaney

It’s hard to believe a year has passed since I attended the Center for Global Mission’s Emerging Leaders Conference of 2012. Though I am unable to attend this year’s conference, the concept of leadership continues to hold a place at the forefront of...

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,...