What Leadership Means to 2018 Streufert Winner Christina Erdmann

by Christina Erdmann Honesty. Commitment. The Ability to Inspire. According to the Center for Creative Leadership, these words are among the top ten traits of leadership, but what does leadership mean to me? Leadership is, and always has been, one of the defining factors of my personality and reputation. It…

Attending WLI Workshops gave Katelyn Schneider Confidence to Lead Nursing Home Ministry Program

Katelyn Schneider As I reflect on the last three years of my college experience and growing leadership skills, I feel the culmination of many small teaching moments have been molding my character little by little to form a steadfast servant for Christ. Servant leadership is a concept I’ve immensely matured…

God Brought Cacia Speckhard to WLI through a Chance Meeting

CACIA SPECKHARD At Concordia University Wisconsin I was a busy student juggling a double major in Nursing and Missions, involved with many student organizations and a student leader in campus ministry. I loved every crazy minute learning and being surrounded by a group of people who were excited and passionate about…

Rachel Ferry Left WLI Event Feeling Equipped and Supported

RACHEL FERRY WLI hosted “Leaning in & Leaning On: A Christian Perspective” on CUAA’s campus in October 2016. It was my honor to attend this event, surrounded by Christian women of various generations and backgrounds. Not only were the presenters inspiring, relevant, and uplifting; the women who attended were beyond…

WLI Helps Tori Homann Grow In Life and Leadership Skills

TORI HOMANN I was initially introduced to WLI in 2011 when I came up for the last day of the national conference to participate in worship via liturgical dance with my mom, sister and some other ladies from my church. I don’t remember very much from that experience, other than…

Trish Kagerbauer Enjoys WLI National Conferences

Trish Kagerbauer I’ve been to all of the National Conferences and have really enjoyed them. This group of ladies…as much as we enjoy chocolate and flowers and the occasional cocktail…likes our “meaty” Christian leadership and training as well! Learn more about WLI and all we have to offer by exploring…

WLI Has Greatly Influenced the Life and Faith of Martha Fritz

MARTHA FRITZ I have attended two WLI conferences, one at Concordia University Wisconsin, and another at Concordia University Ann Arbor. Initially I was asked to take photos at the conference at CUW, but I ended up attending sessions as well. When I heard that a group of women from CUW…