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"Tools for Ministry" Training Event Jan 26

posted Jan 2, 2013, 11:08 AM by Lois Kerchner
  
  Our Southwest District will hold its annual “Tools for Ministry” Training event on Saturday, January 26.  This year the location will be Wesley United Methodist Church in Quarryville.  (1104 Kirkwood Pike; Quarryville, PA 17566)  The day begins with registration at 8:30 a.m. and will conclude at 12:30 p.m.  Each participant will be able to attend two workshops from a variety of offerings all designed to be helpful for leaders in local churches.

   
Wesley UM Church has recently moved into a beautiful new building.  This country church founded in 1828, has grown from 92 members, with a average Sunday attendance of 35 in 1994, to an average attendance of over 400 worshipers today.  Pastor Blake Deibler will be sharing this amazing story of transformation.

Each participant will have the opportunity to attend two workshops from a varied list that includes:

      ·         Mission Training
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Children’s Worship
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Can't We All Just Get Along? Congregational Communication
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Prayer Walking
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One Church - Multiple Services and Styles
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Trustees - Practical Issues for Small Churches
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Women’s Ministries - New Days, New Ways
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Getting on the Same Page - Building Unity
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The Calm and the Chaotic: Prayer in Everyday Life
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Christian Clowning Ministry.

There will also be workshops on disability ministries, prison ministries, refugee ministries, wellness ministries, senior ministries, cooperative ministries and MORE!    Tools for Ministry worships have always been worthwhile.  If you would like to attend speak with Pastor Tim.

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