The Christian Community

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  • Personal Narrative: Where To Go To College

    Because it is true that I had very few real expectations for what my college experience would be like, there was very little that could have disappointed me. Unlike most people assume about students who decide to transfer, most my expectations were met. While, yes, there were a few things I wish were different, the lack of people on campus on the weekend, the strange meal plan style and a few teaching styles I wasn 't very good at embracing, overall I did like my school. I liked my classes, I loved my friends and the Christian community I was surrounded with, I even got the opportunity to work under two of the professors I respected the most, yet during the final months of my freshman year, something inside of me wasn 't sure I was meant to stay. I felt overwhelmed with a feeling of not belonging there anymore. This first made me feel sad and hopeless at times, but I didn 't know where exactly God wanted me to be instead, if it was a different college, to be at home for a year, or doing missions for a time, I really had no idea, but I begged God to show me His…

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  • Servant Leadership In A Christian Community

    them around. The method is often used in the context of a religion, but it is also utilised in secular situations too. This report will discuss the nature of servant leadership, it’s importance in religious and non-religious settings and how servant leaders impact communities. SERVANT LEADERSHIP IN A CHRISTIAN CONTEXT To the Christian community, being a servant leader is particularly about serving others (with good and pure intentions) to create an example for others to follow. This is…

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  • A Non-Christian Community Analysis

    It can be difficult as a Christian to attend a non-Christian university as the culture surrounding university life can contradict Christian values. The culture can be heavily revolved around partying, gossiping, and sex before marriage which are values Christians don’t usually associate with. However, when surrounded by it, it becomes hard to remain close to their values due to the desire to fit in. Therefore, it is important to find a Christian group where they can meet people with the same…

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  • Christian Community In Dietrich Bonhoeffer's Life Together

    point to studying the concepts, as it all becomes head knowledge, instead of a way of in which we live out our lives. Counseling in the Local Church taught with an aim of taking ideas into turning them into things which fuel vulnerable community within the church. I was affected by the class through the material, the thoughts presented, though did come away with some questions. While there were many readings which piqued conviction and consideration for the subject of church community, it was…

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  • Analysis Of Personal Theology: A Garden Of Community By Lucy Atkinson Rose

    Personal Theology: A Garden of Community Lucy Atkinson Rose’s idea of the sermonic moment continues to strike me as a new and powerful method of developing relationships through sermons. Atkinson Rose proposes the following: “One form of preaching aims to gather the community of faith around the Word where the central conversations of the people of God are fostered and refocused week after week.” In suggesting that we rethink sermons as a shared experience of Truth, rather than truth from the…

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  • Evolution Of Identity Essay

    Each individual has an identity in relation to other individuals, communities and most importantly the world. This identity is developed by how an individual views oneself and the world and in turn how the world sees them. An individual’s identity changes from the amount of power an individual has in relation to other individuals and groups. Through shaping your identity your power changes along with your relationship to others and the world. Notably some identities you’re born with race,…

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  • Community Beliefs

    Regardless if a community is a sports team, a religious group, or American society, communities give their members some set of perks. These are opportunities the members would not ordinarily receive on their own. Although some opportunities are for the benefit of their members, some opportunities extend outside their population into other communities. Not only are there potential opportunities to gain knowledge and experience when two or more communities begin to intertwine, there is also a…

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  • Allyship Case Study

    in Detroit, MI, where I had the opportunity to attend an allyship session to with Whitney Parnell. Whitney is a rising black millennial activist, and the co-founder and CEO of Service Never Sleeps (SNS), a non-profit that mobilizes communities to promote…

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  • Lutheran Settlement House Business Analysis

    Lutheran Settlement House is really the only social service agency within the community. It has been providing services to Fishtown and the Philadelphia area since 1902. The services since then may have changed but it’s core mission of “empowering individuals, families, and communities to achieve and maintain self-sufficiency through an integrated program of social, educational, and advocacy services” has not ("History | Lutheran Settlement House | Empowering Children, Adults, Families, and…

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  • Community Health Class Reflection

    Beginning this class, I was not sure what to expect because I did not really know what community health was. I signed up for the class to fulfill the requirement for my minor. Throughout this class, I have learned so much about the aspects of the community health, agencies, drug abuse, health rates, and disease types and control. These were all topics that were greatly interesting to me and I feel like the class improved my understanding of the way in which many communities operate. It also…

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