PRODUCTION MANAGER COMPLETES 2ND LEG OF UBS TRAINING
Philippine Bible Society Production Manager Laura Valledo completed the second module of her training with the United Bible Societies Academy of Leadership and Management in Brazil from October 26 to November 9, 2015.
She shared that that during the 15-day course, she and her cohort, composed of leaders and senior managers from national Bible Societies from Africa, the sub-continent of India, and Latin America, including host country Brazil.
“I appreciated very much the opportunity to interact with leaders from other national Bible Societies, exchanging our experiences and learnings from how we do our respective mission work,” Mrs. Valledo said.
She added that the coursework for the second of three modules included their exposure to the various holistic mission work of the Bible Society in Brazil, which also featured Bible distributions, livelihood training, and medical missions to different Amazon tribes in the area.
“We’re also preparing a group project that is geared toward finding betters ways to do the holistic mission work of the UBS. This project will entail much research and analyses on our part.,” she said. Mrs. Valledo added that they will be presenting and defending their work to a panel composed of UBS Global Council Chairman and Bible Society of Brazil Executive Director Rev. Dr. Rudi Zimmer, and UBS Director General Michael Perreau in April next year as part of the final module of the training.
“I praise God for this wonderful opportunity to grow not only in leadership or management but also on a more personal and spiritual level,” Mrs. Valledo ended.