Our Journey with Christ and One Another
Time & Location
About this event...
Who? All are invited! A congregation-wide gathering
Why? To refresh ourselves about what it is to be Methodist
Plus refreshments will be served!!!
9:00 - 9:50 a.m. Rev. Bert Kite (retired UMC District Superintendent): Reclaiming Our Faith in Christ. A big picture of being Methodist.
10:00 -10:50 a.m. Rev. Dr. Jackie Chandler (Pastoral Counselor): Emotional, Mental, and Spiritual Fitness for Christians. Mental health in the local congregation; tips for spiritual health and building individual and congregational resiliency.
11:00-11:50 a.m. Rev. Michael Mather (Broadway UMC Sr. Pastor): Finding abundant communities in unexpected places, neighborhood missions.
Objectives: Clarify our understanding of our local church congregation; be non-criticizing, non-judgmental; goal is to initiate more of these in the future (total of 3 envisioned); avoid denominational drama; work for an emotionally healthy and spiritually resilient congregation; get our individual and local church fitness in order; think big and pay attention to our neighborhood to be an intentional and missional congregation.