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Ten Essential Skills The Next Generation Of Religious Leaders Will Need Man in a Library Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights Into Religion News

Some skills are time-tested, such as listening and collaborating, but tomorrow’s religious leaders will also need to be entrepreneurial and communicate in new ways.

Five scriptures exemplify peace in the New Testament;
 
Matthew 5:9 talks about Matthew 5:9 (NIV): Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.
 
John 14:27 explains: John 14:27 (NIV) Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.
 
Galatians 5:22 (NIV) But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
 
Ephesians 2:17 (NIV) He came and preached peace to you who were far away and peace to those who were near.
 
2 Thessalonians 3:16 asks for a blessing of peace: " May the Lord of peace himself give you peace always in every way. The Lord be with all of you."
 
The word peace sounds different in other languages and even means different things to different people and maybe if we understood each other better we will find a path to peace in this world.
 
Here are these five scriptures in a few other languages.
Nonprofit Provides Seminary Boards With Tools For Success Piles of Money Dollars Cash  Lilly Foundation Funding Grants Insights into Religion News

In today’s economy, a well-trained and properly focused governing board can mean the difference between a seminary staying afloat – thriving, even – and having a dire fate. Theological schools throughout North America have turned for help on this to In Trust.

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