UpdatesNotes & News from Oregon's Leadership Center Director

Apr

15

Interning with The Leadership Center

Tori Anderson is a junior in the accounting department at George Fox University. “Over the last few months, I have been working alongside Trisha for The Leadership Center. As an Accounting major, I am more focused on the business and accounting side of TLC. In this role, I perform tasks such as preparing monthly expense […]

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Feb

24

Discerning a Call to Serve

In the past month The Leadership Center has had the opportunity to Partner with George Fox University in meeting with women discerning a call into ministry. We have hosted a conversation with undergraduate students and with seminarians who are looking for a tribe and a location that affirms their gifting and God given passion to […]

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Jan

15

Youth Ministry Internship Highlight

We are thrilled to have connected Josh Breese with Eden Community Church in the fall. Josh focused on developing a new ministry to youth, primarily middle school students, and has begun to build momentum toward a sustainable youth ministry with Eden. Now that Josh has finished his formal semester long internship, he is continuing to […]

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Nov

25

Equipping Leaders Together

Thank you for partnering with the Center to invest in the lives of young leaders toward their discernment of God’s calling and vocation. With your help we are able to build a network of opportunities for potential leaders to be equipped for long-term healthy service for the Kingdom. This fall we have mentored five students through their internship process and […]

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Sep

25

Welcome Change and Growth!

Two Full Years Networking, recruiting, vetting, mentoring, interning, coaching, launching. These are some of the elements of leadership development in the 22 internships we have facilitated over the last two years. We are thrilled to work with an incredible group of existing Wesleyan Holiness leaders and even more excited to participate alongside outstanding young people in helping them discover […]

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Jul

16

Internships Underway!

Interns on Location Interns Cathy Lara and Kori DeSimone (left) are working with SEED Livelihood Projects over the summer while Mollie Meyer (center) serves with AllOne Community Service. The picture to the left captures them gathering for their weekly discussion on theological themes and how those themes, such as unity, apply in their organizational and […]

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May

20

Live Transformation

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Dec

12

Cultivating Leadership Community

Wesleyan Student Lunch On Monday, December 2nd we co-hosted our first Wesleyan Student lunch with George Fox Evangelical Seminary. We had a great turn out with twenty students and faculty joining from various denominational backgrounds to share a meal and get to know one another. All who were present are interested in encouraging a further Wesleyan ethos at the Seminary […]

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Nov

11

Wesleyan Leadership & Opportunities

Spotlight on North Portland Megan McInnis is one of our interns this semester from Warner Pacific College. As a senior and Christian Ministry major, Megan has led and discipled many students. Her internship this semester focuses on restarting a ministry to youth in the neighborhood of North Portland. In building relationships within the area, Megan […]

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Oct

10

Leadership in Schools, Churches & Neighborhoods

A Few Stories… As we deepen our partnership with colleges and churches and non-profit ministries this fall, we are impressed with the stories of transformation happening! One of our recent interns, Kylie, was offered a ministry outreach position with Bridgetown Inc., her summer internship site. Rachael was made Captain of her track team this year […]

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