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
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)
- Preregistration is closed: Please feel free to register at the door. (Note only those pre-registered are guaranteed a meal.)