Lay Leadership Day

Building effective practices for vibrant communities

Saturday, February 23rd, 2019 | 9am – 3pm | ECMN Gathering Space, Minneapolis | Free

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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) ‘Theology of Enough’ with Chad Schwitters, Executive Director of Urban Homeworks
(10:30am) Roundtable Discussions – (break off for a conversation based on faith community leadership roles)
(11:30am) Lunch
(12:10pm) Workshop Session One
(1:20pm) Workshop Session Two
(2:30pm) Optional Reflection and Release!

We’ll have an opportunity to hear from Chad Schwitters, Executive Director of Urban Homeworks, who will share his journey of cultivating Beloved Community, with some practical frameworks and resources for doing this in our own lives and ministries.

Here are the workshops that will be offered in the afternoon. Click here for workshop descriptions:

  • Stewardship – It’s really about Giving
  • Conflict Resolution
  • What’s My Neighboring Score?
  • How to Win Volunteers and Engage People
  • Easy Evangelism
  • Church Safety 101 – Actions in a time of fear
  • Transparent Finances: How to use parochial reports and audits to reflect and refine your work
  • Theology of Enough
  • Keeping God in Your Meetings
  • Outreach and Engagement – What are we actually doing?

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Lay Leadership Day is brought to you by the School for Formation, which is committed to providing opportunities for leaders to get the knowledge and skills they need to put their calling into practice.

This event is free. Lunch is included.

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.