October 24, 2019

It is true that rapid change is everywhere and dealing with change is hard. You spend a lot of energy handling the day-to-day work of your congregation. There’s often not much energy left to wrestle with the rapid shifts resulting from technology, culture, and generational mindsets.

But what if much of this difficulty comes from aiming at the wrong targets? Reorienting your focus, an admittedly difficult task, may be the solution to attaining deep and lasting change.

Join Dr. Jerald Duff in this luncheon workshop as he helps you begin to develop some necessary practices to lead well in the midst of changing circumstances.

Topics covered include:

The necessity of a shared vision Building a transformational team of servant leaders Seeing conflict as an… more
November 21, 2019

Recruiting and retaining volunteers is challenging. Ideally, you’d love to have the people with the perfect passions and skill sets in your volunteer positions. Often though, you’re likely scrambling to fill spots in your programs. 

Join Annette Safstrom from Ministry Architects as she shares her 30+ years of experience in volunteer and staff roles to help you understand and execute a volunteer recruitment plan.

You’ll learn:

a proven six-step recruiting plan. tools to fully staff your volunteer team with effective volunteers. the pros and cons of leadership teams. strategies for building a leadership team that is a blessing. practical ways to equip your team so that they feel capable for the role.

By the end of this workshop you will be able to:

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