Develop an Action Plan for Integrating Faith in Leading, Learning and Serving.
Throughout history, ordinary people, guided by their faith, demanded justice, equality, wholeness and freedom for their communities. Armed with a spiritual indignation because of injustice, a commitment to their communities and learned skills, these leaders cried out on behalf of, mobilized for and served their communities. Some of these leaders rose not just to affect their local community, but to impact a broader global community. Today, faith communities stand on the shoulders of these leaders. Leaders such as you, together with their faith institutions, address poverty, early pregnancy, gangrelated violence, HIV/AIDS, police brutality, discrimination, health disparities, domestic violence, elder and child welfare, and illegal drugs.
238). Integrating faith and the business discipline should help students understand this unity. If we teach the discipline as if it has no relationship to the faith and to God's truth, then we lead the students to think that certain beliefs, morals, ethics, and behaviors are necessary in the successful performance of business and a different set of beliefs.
Faith Learning Integration is a necessary ingredient of a student’s search for truth, reason, and morality, as well as the student’s academic, social, and spiritual development.
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