Entries by SLD

From the Director’s Desk – May 2014

Before Jesus ascended back to heaven, he gathered his disciples together and declared: “All authority hath been given unto me in heaven and on earth. Go ye therefore, and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them into the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit: teaching them to […]

From the Director’s Desk – July 2014

  Few in the ministry would question the necessity of teaching about and exercising spiritual gifts.  The topic seems to cycle around in terms of emphasis. There are difficulties in having conversation around this topic, to be sure.  How do various denominations define a spiritual gift?  Are we speaking about the miraculous work of God […]

From the Director’s Desk – August 2014

“To paraphrase an old parable about a fish:  Give me a leader for a generation and I will perpetuate the organization for a generation.  Help me to develop leaders in every generation, and I will perpetuate the organization forever.” (Lorin Woolfe, Leadership Secrets from the Bible).  As we consider the idea of pursuing goals and excellence, […]

From the Director’s Desk – September 2014

Time Management A quick walk through any book store or department store that sells planners reveals this is the time of year that time management becomes crucial for students.  All types of planners are available, many of which begin now with the school year and move through the entire next year.   Many in our society […]