Hannah Swelbar

Continuing to Bless Ministries Around the World.

If you were an early subscriber to our newsletter, you may recall reading about the medical equipment and supplies we donated to international ministries when we first took possession of the facility that now houses the Christian Church Leadership Center. The university that occupied the space we’re now leasing provided medical training to its students, …

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Central Christian College Open House at the CCL Center.

On Thursday, March 25, faculty members from Central Christian College of the Bible in Moberly, Missouri came to the CCL Center in Florence, Kentucky to offer an open house to potential students. In collaboration with the Christian Church Leadership Foundation, Russell School of Ministry, and the CCL Network, CCCB will be offering classes to meet …

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Ministry Partners Working Together!

One of the many blessings we’ve experienced since moving to Northern Kentucky to establish the Christian Church Leadership Center is the relationships we’ve developed with other ministries in the region. One of those ministries is GO Pantry (gopantry.org) a non-profit, faith-based ministry in Florence that provides food for undernourished school children during school breaks and …

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It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like … a Library!

We have good news to share this week regarding the Elliott Library project. It’s beginning to look like a library! Shelves are being filled. Artifacts are being cataloged. Display cases are being prepared. Soon nearly 50,000 volumes will be available for research and study in the Bible & Theology room, the Church History room, the …

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More Courses, More Degrees Offered at the Christian Church Leadership Center!

More Courses, More Degrees Offered at the Christian Church Leadership Center Home to the Russell School of Ministry, the Christian Church Leadership Center in Florence, Kentucky continues to expand its influence and impact on Christian higher education in the Greater Cincinnati region. In partnership with Central Christian College of the Bible in Moberly, Missouri, students …

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Getting Acquainted with the Christian Church Leadership Foundation

As I write this newsletter, folks in the Greater Cincinnati area are admiring, shoveling, and driving through freshly fallen snow—anywhere from 5-10 inches depending on the community. It’s beautiful, of course, but it has its downside. Traffic tie ups. School and business closings. Cancelled appointments. It’s not easy to get out.  It reminds me of …

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The Russell School of Ministry: A New Model for Training the Next Generation of Church Leaders

If you’re familiar with the Christian Church Leadership Foundation you’ve likely heard about the Russell School of Ministry. In fact, the CCL Foundation came into existence to continue the legacy of ministry training in the Cincinnati region, which includes RSM. Here are a few things about RSM you may not know. RSM does just one …

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The Christian Church Leadership Network: Helping Ministers Survive and Thrive

Perhaps you’ve heard about the Christian Church Leadership Network, one of the ministry arms of the Christian Church Leadership Foundation. But are you aware of the many services the CCL Network provides to churches, many at no cost? Here are just a few. Ministers’ Roundtables Ministers’ Roundtables provide free, peer-to-peer mentoring experiences for senior ministers of …

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