Bright Spots

Do you sense it? Something big is going on. The world is changing. Technology has transformed our lives. It has altered the way we expect to engage with each other, with the companies from which we buy, and with the donors who support our ministry. And it’s changing at a pace we’ve never seen before. … Continue reading Bright Spots

Scaling Innovation’s Peaks

Christian Leadership Alliance President and CEO Tami Heim recently interviewed Ken Calwell, Senior Vice President of Innovation for Compassion International on the “Innovation” theme of this edition of Outcomes magazine. Calwell is a new addition to the Compassion team who throughout his accomplished career in the food industry has been deeply immersed in leading major … Continue reading Scaling Innovation’s Peaks

Books for Fall 2018

BOOKS 1. Learning to Lead like Jesus: 11 principles to help you serve, inspire and equip others By Boyd Bailey (Harvest House Publishers, 2018) Book Overview  2. The Kingdom Life: A practical theology of discipleship and spiritual formation By Dallas Willard and others … (NavPress, 2016) Book Overview 3. The Four Gifts of the King … Continue reading Books for Fall 2018

Ride the Wave

My first job out of college was as a development director for a Christian school. I honestly didn’t even know what a development director was when I applied for the position, but quickly fell in love with how the role combined two passions God had been stirring in me throughout my college years: ministry and … Continue reading Ride the Wave

Relationships that Recharge

The frontline of relief for orphaned and vulnerable children, within communities that experience extreme poverty, is often a place where you must actively look for hope. Although there are innumerable stories of transformation that occur, and immeasurable hope can been experienced within those transformations, working in communities where structures of poverty exist can at times … Continue reading Relationships that Recharge

Good Shepherds

Have you ever served in an environment where you truly thrived? The word itself brings visions of flourishing … of prospering and developing, growing and progressing, succeeding and advancing … of bearing fruit in such a way that a person’s service is a sincere pleasure, a deep delight and a true joy. In his wisdom, … Continue reading Good Shepherds