Expired: Getting Started for Charge Conference – Who, What, Why, When, How?

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 7:00 p.m., Central Daylight Time Presenter: Jacqui King, Director, Leadership for Congregational Vitality Annually, the charge conference meets with the district superintendent, clergy, leaders, and members of local congregations. The SPRC prepares and recommends pastoral compensation; finance prepares the budget; nominations prepares recommendations of leaders; ministry leaders prepare ministry plans; the […]

Funding Ministry with Five Loaves and Two Fishes

Thursday, September 7, 2017 10:00 a.m., Central Daylight Time Presenter: Rosanna Anderson, Associate Director of Stewardship Ministries and the Rev. Rozario Picardo, author of Funding Ministry with Five Loaves and Two Fishes Are you looking for new ways to financially support your church’s ministry? Rosanna Anderson is joined by the Rev. Rozario Picardo, a church […]

Webinar on Embracing Children and Families in Disciple-Making Process

Presenter: Melanie C. Gordon Tuesday Tea with Melanie is a webinar series focused on embracing children and families as part of the disciple-making process in local congregations. The series opens up the enlivening questions at the center of children’s faith formation: Will our children have faith? How do we help children grow in faith? We […]

A Good Death: What Church Leaders Need to Know About Death Preparation for Older Adults

Friday, August 4, 2017 10 a.m., Central Daylight Time Presenter: Will Randolph, Director of Aging and Older Adult Ministries The term “good death” seems like an oxymoron. Most people do not associate death with anything good. A less morbid term is “faithful death.” This webinar begins by looking at what a faithful death looks like. […]

Local Church Historians’ School to be in September

ATTENTION : Local Church Historians, members of Local Church Records and History Committees, church archivists, or any United Methodist with a serious interest in caring for the history of the local church. The Indiana Conference of the United Methodist Church will be offering a School for Local Church Historians, beginning in September.  Lessons will be […]

Homiletic Peer Coaching | January 10-12 @Vanderbilt

An upcoming 3-day all expenses paid opportunity January 10-12, 2018 at Vanderbilt that would be perfect as a continuing education experience for any pastor who would like to dig in for three days on their vocational formation as a preacher, and on their sermons. Preachers will be placed in a group of six that will […]

Congregational Care Ministry Seminar | The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Kansas

Early Bird Deadline: Wednesday, April 5 Join Executive Pastor Karen Lampe, Pastor Wendy Lyons Chrostek and the entire Congregational Care team at Church of the Resurrection for the Congregational Care Ministry Seminar, held April 27-29. There is still time to register your team at great rates for this training event designed to train volunteers to […]