Chicago Southern District 2017 Leadership Training
Dancing to New Music: Taking the Old and Doing Something New
SATURDAY, MARCH 25
9 am- 3 pm
(registration/check-in: 8- 8:45 am)
Korean UMC of South Suburban Chicago
(19320 Kedzie Ave., Flossmoor, IL 60422)
8:00am – 8:45am Registration/Check-In/Continental Breakfast
9:00am Welcome & Worship D.S. Jacques A. Conway preaching & CSD Voices Choir Singing
Plenary/Shared Learning: “Reaching the Unchurched” Rev. Telley Lynette Gadson, St. Mark UMC, Taylors SC
12:00pm – 12:50pm Lunch Persons must pre-register to be guaranteed a lunch.
1:00pm – 2:30pm Break-Out Learning Participants are invited to visit designated areas to discuss and ask questions with experts on the following topics. This will allow attendees to travel between and learn about more than one topic of interest.
Staff-Parish Relations Committee – Rev. Lisa Kruse-Safford
United Methodist Foundation – Janet Boryk
Trustees & Church Insurance – Dwayne Jackson
Seeking the Salvation of the City – Rev. Robert Biekman
Handgun Violence Prevention – Mark Walsh, Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence
Justice for Our Neighbors (JFON) – NIC JFON Representatives
Assault on Immigrants – Lincoln UMC, Chicago
CPR/AED – Dr. LaMenta Conway, M.D. and Corey Conway
2:30- 3 pm Closing Session & Sending Forth
Displays – available throughout the training to learn more about United Methodist Men, United Methodist Women, ChildServ, Generation X, Older Adult Ministries, Global Missions, NIC Camping, Board of Discipleship.
INDIVIDUAL REGISTRATION: $12 per person (includes lunch & refreshments; walk-ins to pay with cash or check, payable to Northern Illinois Conference)
- REGISTER ONLINE: https://secure.umcnic.org/civicrm/event/register?reset=1&id=172
- EMAIL/CALL: Debbie Rogers firstname.lastname@example.org; 312-346-9766 ext. 732: Name, church name, email/phone
GROUP REGISTRATION: Churches registering a group must send a list of the attendee names to Debbie Rogers and pay by check or cash at the door. This will help facilitate a smoother check-in.
Please contact Debbie Rogers (email@example.com; text 630-465-2941) to give names, ages, any special needs of children needing child care. Lunch and snacks are to be provided by the parents.