This self-guided course consists of an introduction and four sessions of content. You will go at your own pace during the month. Each session’s content provides short instruction videos, forums, online reflections, and reading assignments. The course textbook is provided in PDF format.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Welcome to Sense of Call

    • Course Preview

    • General Instructions for the Course

    • Course Syllabus

    • Course Textbook

    • Discussion Forum - Introduce Yourself

  • 2

    Session One

    • Reading Assignment

    • Discussion Forum - A Pivotal Decision that Changed Your Life

    • When Leading is the Only Option

    • Learning the Depth of Care Survey

    • Esther Positioned for Leadership

    • Define the Current Reality Survey

    • No Other Option But to Lead

    • Assignment: Book Reflection

    • Why Does God Call Us?

    • Biblical Thread Survey

    • For His Purpose vs For Our Purpose

    • Questions to Ask When Sensing A Call

  • 3

    Session Two

    • When Knowing God's Voice Matters, Part 1

    • When Knowing God's Voice Matters, Part 2

    • Assignment: Who is My Neighbor?

    • The Initial Call to Follow

    • Book Response Survey

    • Refreshed for a Fruitful Journey

    • Discussion Forum - His Purpose

    • Abiding in Christ: Connected for a Fruitful Journey

    • Ajanet's Story

    • A Personal Response

  • 4

    Session Three

    • When God Prepares the Table

    • Table as Worship Survey

    • Walking on Water, Part 1

    • Walking on Water, Part 2

    • Extending Hospitality

    • Assignment: Showing Hospitality

    • Restoration - An Intimate Call

    • Book Survey

    • Called to an Intimate Walk

    • Discussion Forum - His Table

  • 5

    Session Four

    • When Milk Won't Do

    • Giving Properly

    • Nehemiah, Part 1

    • Nehemiah, Part 2

    • Articulating Your Purpose

    • Assignment: Create a Mission Statement

    • How Do I live Out the Call?

    • Discussion Forum - How Do I Stay Healthy for Longevity?

    • Articulate the Passion

    • Assignment: Articulate the Passion Case Scenario

    • Pick Up Your Bed and Walk

  • 6

    Conclusion

    • Conclusion

    • Discussion Forum - Most Helpful?

    • End of Course Survey: A Sense of Call to Leadership

    • Congratulations!!

    • CWLC Copyright

Course Facilitator

Connie Dixon

Connie Dixon is the national President for Woman's Missionary Union. She served as NM WMU Executive Director for 13 years. Connie is from Elida, NM. She has been married to Herschel Dixon for over 43 years. They have two grown daughters, two wonderful sons-in-law, two precious grandsons and an adorable granddaughter. The Dixon’s have owned and operated Dixon Oil Company for the past 37 years where Connie works as the bookkeeper. Connie has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Wayland Baptist University. She is also a Spiritual Leadership Coach with Blackaby Ministries International.