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Our Master Teacher Longs to Celebrate

Contributor: Darlene Diem | File type : Blog Post

One afternoon, a group of camp workers in training for the summer program were taken to the front lawn and confronted with a challenge. Across the lawn were strewn large puzzle pieces. They were t... Read More

Foundation of Brotherhood

Contributor: Daryl Weaver | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

Every Christian can lay a foundation for brotherhood by participating in four construction phases: demolition, reconstruction, renovation and habitation. In which building phase is God calling you to ... Read More

Our God Makes Things Grow Skit

Contributor: Meghan Brubaker | File type : Teaching Material

A skit for 6-10 actors. In the skit, plants talk about the difficulties of growing. As they do, we see some similarities to the difficulties of growth that we face in our lives. Download this works... Read More

Shepherding Adolescents

Contributor: Howard Bean | Length : 49 | File type : Audio

Adolescence: a time of change. How can we shepherd the adolescents in our care as we are cared for by our shepherd?

Muscles Have Memory

Contributor: Anita Yoder | File type : Blog Post

Alex Honnold is the first person to free-solo climb El Capitan, a 3,000-foot vertical cliff in Yosemite. National Geographic describes his practice routine: “He is obsessive about his trainin... Read More

We Love a Challenge: Promoting Staff Development

Contributor: Ken Kauffman | Length : 8 | File type : Video

"The best teacher is the learning teacher." If new teachers must learn all they need by trial and error, they're missing out on opportunities to invest in the long-term flourishing of the school, s... Read More

Developing Your Leadership To-Be List

Contributor: Merle Burkholder | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

We often think about all the things a leader needs to do. We focus on efficiency and function. In this session we will look at what a leader ought to be. We will reflect on how, out of a character ba... Read More

That I May Know Him: Deepening Our Walk with Jesus

Contributor: Donna Kauffman | Length : 47 | File type : Audio

Because we live in a fallen world, we’ve all been sinned against and wounded in many ways. From this we adopt perceptions about God that are untrue. In this session we will learn ways to receive the ... Read More

Attitude and Heartbeat of A Successful Volunteer

Contributor: Tim Weaver | Length : 46 | File type : Audio

In our anticipation of going into voluntary service, we all desire to serve, bless, contribute, and be the best that we can be. In this session we will consider the blessings of being called to servic... Read More

Ministry Opportunities in Asia

Contributor: Raymond Burkholder | Length : 38 | File type : Audio

Asia is within the 10/40 window and this window represents 2/3 of the world's population, 97% of the worlds least evangelized people, 85% of the world’s poor and is also the origin of Hinduism, Buddh... Read More