Women's Leadership Initiative Blog

Friday Morning in Nashville

No U-Turn Permitted . . . YIELD ! By Karynthia Phillips The atmosphere is filled with excitement, anxiety, and disappointment. Perhaps the emotions were similar to those who were convinced that Christ was the… Read more »

Praying for Pilgrimage

By Robin Sandbothe  Five students from the Women’s Leadership Initiative, along with President Molly T. Marshall, CENTRAL Tennessee site coordinator Sally Holt, CENTRAL Tennessee faculty Eileen Campbell-Reed, ABC/CBF Missionary Duane Binkley, and Social Media Community… Read more »

Preparing for Pilgrimage

Women’s Leadership Initiative of Central Tennessee is Heading to Thailand By Eileen R. Campbell-Reed For months we prayed and studied. For weeks we prepared our families, co-workers and schedules for our time… Read more »

Five Keys to Thriving in Seminary

By Eileen R. Campbell-Reed What does it take to succeed in the Women’s Leadership Initiative – or most any other MDiv program? Recently I was talking over tea with a prospective seminary… Read more »

Scholastica Meditation | Acorns

By Eileen Campbell-Reed Scholastica | September 18, 2015 The following meditation was offered as the opening reflection and prayer when women in ministry gathered for lunch and conversation. Each person was invited to hold… Read more »

Blossoming into the Leader God Designed

By Karynthia A.G. Phillips Have you ever driven past an open field of wild flowers, and your eye caught a tall strong beautiful bloom that was uniquely designed? There is no question:… Read more »

Changing Hearts through Internship

By Eileen Campbell-Reed   Rev. Alisha Smith Haddock says she “didn’t know what to expect” from her internship. At first she felt nervous and all she could think about was “not messing… Read more »

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