Why we often fail in community development



I have written other blogs and even spoken on community development in a variety of settings over the years. One of the common themes that I have both experienced in my own life, and witnessed in other’s within community development, is this pervasive feeling of failure. It comes in different forms, from different angles, and at different times in the conversations, but it always seems to be there. Almost without doubt there will be a […]

March 28th, 2016|1 Comment

What Can We Do to Change the World?

There are many days when I contemplate in the quietness of my morning, what is the trajectory of our world and the seemingly endless parade of evil acts being perpetrated on the unsuspecting general public? Further to that, is what I am doing on a daily basis having any positive affect on that trajectory? How can we as children of God try and take heart in the pursuit of his commandments to love one another […]

March 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

My First Year at Mosaic by Ric Pawloski

As I pass my first year as the Executive Director of Mosaic Christian Community Development Association, I find myself reflecting on the great and marvelous things that God has done in our ministry in Benton Harbor and the surrounding region as well as the things God has done in my life. It has been a joy to live out God’s purpose in my life and provide a small measure of leadership to an awesome group […]

March 7th, 2016|1 Comment