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New Series: What We Can Learn About Community Outreach through Jesus Feeding the 5,000

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The story of Jesus feeding the 5,000 has revealed so many gems in community development and missions outreach. Whether you are Christian or not, this story highlights so many lessons on teamwork understanding the need, community based asset development, leadership, communication, strategy, and implementation. This 7-part mini series will highlight some personal lessons I got out of the story, and lessons I teach volunteers, organizations, and women through Connecting the Cause. Read the accounts of Jesus feeding the 5,000 in the Gospels. What stands out to you? Do you see any intersections between this story and how community development and outreach should be approached? Leave a comment below and let me know what you get out of these accounts! Stay tuned for part 1 of the series: Can You Be Followed?

Matthew 14:13-21 | Mark 6:30-44 | Luke 9:10-17 | John 6:1-14


Breauna Dorelus is the Chief Cause Consultant at Connecting the Cause, where she trains and mentors servant-centered women, organizations, and volunteer groups about transformational service and effective volunteer strategies.