All registration forms are due to your church office by September 10. Church Offices, send all registration forms including the Church Registration form to the Regional Office by September 12.
Saturday, September 23, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
at 1515 N Trekell Rd, Casa Grande, AZ 85122 – UMC Casa Grande
We all work and pray for necessary resources to live out our mission. Discover the diverse ways God provides for us in this workshop with Rev. Bruce Barkhauer, director of the Center for Faith and Giving. Rev. Barkhauer will lead us in both theological thinking and practical matters such as financial leadership and stewardship.
After lunch, breakout sessions will preview future events sponsored by our Congregational Vitality Team.
- Children and Youth breakout with pastor and author, Rev. Traci Smith
- Building Use breakout with Church Extension’s Building and Capital Services Advisor, Jim Michel
- Evangelism breakout with pastor and professor Rev. Eliezer Ronda
- “Telling Your Church’s Amazing Story” narrative budget breakout with Rev. Bruce Barkhauer
This event is sponsored by Arizona’s Congregational Vitality team. In response to a 2016 survey of congregational leaders, there will be three “Wells of Generosity” events during 2017 and 2018. Keep watch for more information about future events in September.
Through events like these, teams like our Congregational Vitality Team are enabled to do effective and relevant ministry in Arizona through your support and generosity to the Annual Fund and Disciples Mission Fund. Thank you for your continued support and generosity!
|9:15 – 9:30 a.m.||Gather|
|9:30 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.||Stewardship Seminar with Bruce Barkhauer (lunch provided from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m.)|
|1:55 – 2:40 p.m.||Breakout Session 1|
|2:50 – 3: 35 p.m.||Breakout Session 2|
|3:45 – 4:00 p.m.||Worship and Closing|
The Center for Faith and Giving is a general ministry of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in the United States and Canada.
Event sponsored by our region’s Congregational Vitality Team.