life lessons

The Intern Experience

Katherine Armstrong (left) and Rachel Lawrence interned with UM this summer. As interns at United Ministries, we have spent our summer making our way through the different programs offered at UM, and while we came into this summer with expectations of what we might learn, we have also been taken by surprise. We have always…
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The Listening Project: The Beginning

  Are you good a good listener? Can you listen well to the words of others?  Or are you perhaps distracted, thinking about other things, or thinking about what you are going to say next?  True listening requires that the listener understand, interpret, and evaluate what he or she hears.  The ability to listen actively can improve personal relationships by…
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