Saturday, February 15, 2020
9:00 am-4:00 pm
Council Bluffs, Broadway UMC (11 South 1st Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51503)
There will be some pre-training & post-class assignments.
Polity, Practice, & the Mission of the United Methodist Church by Thomas Edward Frank
Participant's Book - Upper Room AB531 & Cokesbury - 978-0-068733-531-2 Both are $18.99
This course gives participants an overview of the structure & organization of The United Methodist Church. A copy of the 2016 Book of Discipline is recommended for this course. Instructors: Pastor Alexis Johnson - Council Bluffs, Broadway UMC & Pastor LeAnn Robine - Hawthorne & Stratton UMC
Lay Pastoral Care Giving by Tim Farabaugh
Participant's Book - Upper Room DR554 & Cokesbury - 978-0-88177-554-9 Both are $18.00
This course offers insights into the life span & the dynamics of contemporary life to help church leaders reach out with God's love & care to others.
Instructor: Pastor John Robine - Carter Lake UMC
Aging & Ministry in the 21st Century by Richard H. Gentzler, Jr.
Participant's Book - Upper Room DR540 & Cokesbury - 978-0-88177-540-2 Both are $13.00
This is a practical guide for building ministry for older adults.
Instructor: Pastor Mark Johnson - Council Bluffs, Broadway UMC