Lay Leadership Day

Building effective practices for vibrant communities

Saturday, February 29th, 2020 | 9am – 3pm | ECMN Gathering Space, Minneapolis | Free


This free, single-day event offered by the School for Formation will help you continue to build your vibrant community with resources and workshops.

Lay Leadership Day is a great opportunity to build connections with others across the state: to get ideas, share resources, and support one another in leadership and ministry.

Here’s the agenda for our time together:
(9am) Welcome, Introductions, and Gospel Based Discipleship
(9:30am) Way of Love Discussion

(10:00am) Roundtable Discussions – (break off for a conversation based on faith community leadership roles)

(11:30am) Lunch

(12:10pm) Two Afternoon Workshop Sessions Covering the Following Topics:

Click here to see the workshops and descriptions!

Session one:

  • Managing Projects
  • Church Safety – Threat Mindfulness
  • To Everything There is a Season: At Home with the Liturgical Year
  • Evangelism/Mission Roundtable
  • Healthy Boundaries
  • Asset Mapping

Session two:

  • Working with volunteers in times of change
  • Faith Formation Roundtable
  • Movement Building – What Would Whipple Do
  • Artful Facilitation
  • Way of Love Roundtable

Lay Leadership Day gives you the chance to both learn from experts within the ECMN Community, and also to share ideas and problem solve on the ground with folks across the state who are in similar leadership positions.

We’ll be gathering at the offices of the Episcopal Church in Minnesota – 1101 W Broadway Avenue, Minneapolis MN 55411. Click here for more information about how to plan your trip.