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Creative Callings

** Originally written for In Motion Certified Leaders and Leaders in Training ** I don't know your opinion or if you have ever even thought about it, but all of us reading this email and those you see at IMLT are pretty different creatures. Differences range from trivial to things that we consider to be basic aspects of our personality and character. I could spit…
Christopher Morris
August 29, 2019
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Strong & Courageous

What does it mean to be strong and courageous?   We have ideas of strength that are faulty and even more faulty ideas of courage. We see famous people that are strong and bold and ‘out there,’ but do you know what strength and courage is for you?   Strength: the capacity of an object or substance (i.e. YOU) to…
Saundra Dunn
July 16, 2019
Love Always Seeks The Best LeadershipTeaching

Conflict Resolution

People will always perceive conflict in different ways. Some avoid it at all costs while other seemingly do things to create it! Some see conflict as healthy; others never see anything good about it. This I do know: see it as you may, conflict does occur on mission trips. As a leader it’s not a matter of will we need to…
Seth Dunn
May 2, 2019
Leadership

A Lesson in Leadership

A couple of years ago, I was leading a team to Haiti for Convoy of Hope (a Missouri-based ministry we often partner with). This was a youth group from Michigan, with mostly teenagers, and a few adult chaperones. As is normal in Haiti, we were to work at an orphanage for the week, doing construction work in the hot sun.…
Vicki Brawner
April 17, 2019