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Renewing Our Mind Part Two: Our Negativity Bias

Transformation! I could use some of that! Romans 12:2 says transformation comes by the renewal of my mind; What does that even mean? As we explore this we’re looking at “Cognitive Biases”: Big words that… Read More

Former missionary to Solomon Islands passes away

Oklahoma City: Former missionary to the Solomon Islands, Nancy Jane Miller went home to be with her Creator on Friday, March 30, 2018.  She was 66. Nancy Jane Sides Miller was born on November 15,… Read More

Renewing Our Mind: Part One

renew [ri-noo, -nyoo] verb to begin again to make effective for an additional period to restore or replenish to revive; reestablish to recover to restore to a former state; make new or as if new again (Oh, I love this definition!)   What Is it? In Romans 12:2, Paul says we are transformed by the renewal of our mind. What does… Read More

Awareness-of-Others: Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Part 4

Awareness: /əˈwer.nəs/ noun:  the knowledge that something exists, or understanding of a situation or subject at the present time based on information or experience. Others: [uhth -erz] plural noun: that which is distinct from or different… Read More

Asia-Pacific Region welcomes new Regional Communications Coordinator

The Asia-Pacific team is very excited to be welcoming a new family to the Region! This upcoming March 2018, Rev. Nate and Hope Owens, along with their two sons, Forest and Peter, will be leaving… Read More

Self-Management: Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Part 3

(REUTERS/Dylan Martinez) SELF-MANAGEMENT (self ˈmanəjmənt/) noun Management of or by oneself; the taking of responsibility for one's own behavior and well-being. What Is it? Self-management is the next building block toward… Read More

Self-Awareness Emotional Intelligence (EQ) Part 2

self əˈwernəs/ noun   conscious knowledge of one's own character, feelings, motives, and desires.   What Is it? “Self-awareness is my ability to accurately perceive my own emotions in the moment and understand my tendencies… Read More

Emotional Intelligence (EQ)

Emotional Intelligence (EQ) əˈmōSH(ə)n(ə)l inˈteləjəns noun: your ability to recognize and understand emotions in yourself and others, and your ability to use this awareness to manage your behavior and relationships. (Bradberry, p.17) What Is it?  Emotional… Read More

Prayers for missionary Kim Hane for the passing of her mother

Singapore:  Please pray for missionary Kim Hane and her family in the sudden passing of her mother, Carole, on September 18 in Anchorage, Alaska. Carole was diagnosed with cancer approximately two weeks ago. Kim was… Read More

B-R-A-V-I-N-G Trust… N is for Non-Judgment, G is for Generous Interpretations

B is for Boundaries. R is for Reliable. A is for Accountable. V is for Vault. I is for Integrity This is #6 and #7 in a seven part series we’re working through on TRUST.… Read More