July 14 2014
The fruit in our lives bears witness to the state of our hearts, and our love for one another marks us as Your disciples (Matthew 7:16-17, John 13:35). Let us rejoice that the Spirit is at work, making us into Your likeness. But let us never grow complacent. Let Your love and grace lead us to obedience and participation in Your transformation in our lives, working out our salvation with fear
June 30 2014
“The numbers are incredible,” explains Brian Fikkert, coauthor of When Helping Hurts. “Literally millions of people participate in short-term mission trips each year to the tune of billions of dollars. We have a hard time even conceptually understanding what a billion is.”
The sheer scale of short-term missions (STMs) has left church and ministry leaders asking hard questions about the effectiveness of these trips. What is the long-term
June 12 2014
We marvel at the diverse gifts and talents You lavish on Your people. You have equipped each of us for a role in Your Kingdom, leaving no room for pride or apathy. For “there are many parts, yet one body,” each of us using our gifts as part of Your work in the world (I Corinthians 12:20, ESV). But remind us that these gifts are empty without love. If
May 29 2014
Mandates, US Church Training
Jerilyn Sanders is the Director of US Training at the Chalmers Center. Her work combines two things: her love for God’s people and her passion for education that empowers the disenfranchised. In this role, Sanders and her team created Faith & Finances, a financial education curriculum that allows the church to minister holistically in its own community. Read the following Q&A to learn more about her work.
May 16 2014
God has continued to expand the work He is doing through the Chalmers Center over the past year. As we seek to steward those opportunities well, we are adding another member to our team. Check out the job description below for a Regional Director to represent the Chalmers Center in the southeastern United States.
Staff Position Description
POSITION: Regional Director (Southeast US)
REPORTS TO: Director of Development and