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Topic: Mentoring

June 27, 2012

Emmanuel L. McCall: Join the Barnabas Club

Retired pastors fill the key ministry role of encourager.

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July 8, 2014

The story of your life, through the lens of mentoring

Is your life a balance of offering and receiving the gift of counsel and nurture?

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June 23, 2011

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • Split decision in Wisconsin
  • Facts on abuse report
  • Global evangelical survey
  • Mission critical leadership principles
  • New prez at Lancaster Seminary
  • Being Elmo
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July 11, 2012

Emily Holladay: Criticizing the service, missing out on worship

A seminarian learns that she needs to experience worship without wearing academic goggles -- and that the church can grow from the presence of an inquisitive worshipper.

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July 5, 2011

Discuss: What's your approach to mentoring?

In Faith & Leadership's interview with Dave Blanchard, the Praxis co-founder talks about his organization's approach to mentoring. We'd also like to know about yours.

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November 27, 2012

Learning from a waiter-in-training

At a local diner, servers practice their craft through careful observation, reflection and preparation.

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November 9, 2009

Melissa Wiginton: How (not) to mentor a young feminist companion

People who ask you whether they are called to ministry, especially younger people, aren’t really evaluating a career option. They are looking for a way to spend their lives for the love of all that is holy.

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February 28, 2012

Tuesday's News & Ideas

  • Re-branding hard to do
  • Following the leader
  • Saving Salvation Mountain
  • Women struggle in CoE
  • Michigan prayer station
  • Add milk for creativity
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May 15, 2014

Thursday's News & Ideas

  • 1st interfaith papal delegation
  • NC lawsuit & marriage equality
  • Mentoring as an honor
  • Atheism as religion
  • Banderas as Pope Francis?
  • Original Godzilla no joke
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February 11, 2010

Melissa Wiginton: Mentorship as advocacy on another's behalf

A mentor puts her younger colleague in a position to succeed and hangs in there with her. What do we call that?

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