Grabbing onto the hottest technical trend is tempting, but God knows how He wants to work in your context. This 4 day equipping event will introduce you to the two foundations and seven dynamics of growing the Church in the power of the Holy Spirit.
Q. What do Jim Forbes, Lillian Daniel, Tony Jones, Anna Carter Florence and Will Willimon have in common?
A. They will all be at the Festival of Preaching NW 2014 -- along with a bunch of other great speakers and teachers. Click the title for more information.
Listening Together; Deciding Together. Practicing Spiritual Discernment in Community with Gordon T. Smith. Encouragement and equipping for church staff, ministry teams, elders, and deacons. Sponsored by Renewal Ministries NW, Seattle Presbytery, North Puget Sound Presbytery.
Cost: early bird $25 (before April 1) includes lunch, snacks & materials. Contact: 425-361-7953 or go online.
Cottage Lake PC in Woodinville, WA is holding this event led by GenOn Ministries, teaching key practices of effective intergenerational ministry. A LOGOS Encounter is for churches considering a new midweek ministry or for those who want to re-energize a current LOGOS ministry. Register online by April 12th. Cost: $125 and includes snack, lunch, materials. Watch a video about GenON LOGOS.
It’s time for a refresher course with two new topics! In this shorter but action-packed workshop you will be reminded of the need for healthy boundaries and good self-care. We will review the reality of power, and the basic policies & procedures necessary to protect vulnerable children, youth, & adults in your congregations. Registration fee: $25.00. Learn more & register online.
Join the conversation between Pastor Scott Dudley and Matthew Soerens of World Relief, co-author of Welcoming the Stranger: Justice, Compassion & Truth in the Immigration Debate. We hope to pray, listen, educate, advocate, serve, and evangelize (PLEASE).
Keynote speaker: Peter Blomquist, Blomquist International. Bellevue Athletic Club. Help Samaritan Center of Puget Sound provide counseling for those in financial need and support Samaritan's new CareTeam Program, which provides support to a person or household affected by HIV/AIDS. Go online to learn more or read the informational flyer.
Join Wellspring for the 26th annual Trip to Korea for Christian College Students June 17-July 1, 2014, sponsored by the National Korean Presbyterian Men. Cost is $400 plus cost of airfare to Korea. Contact Wellspring Co-Executive Director Ken Sunoo to learn more.
BelPres is hosting the Willow Creek Association's annual Global Leadership Summit on Aug. 14-15. The event is inspiring, practical and applicable for leaders in all spheres of life. BelPres is offering a free/discounted rate for those who qualify. Learn more online.