Spiritual Leadership Today
Plumb the depths of leadership in ministry in the diverse and intellectually challenging community at Drew Theological School. Interactive workshops help lay or clergy leaders of faith communities develop tools and practices to meet contemporary challenges in ministry. Whether you are seeking to deepen your knowledge, broaden your skills, or achieve CEU credit, Drew Theological School Center for Lifelong Learning is ready to equip you for success.
Growing Holy Relationships through Small Group Ministry
Rev. Beth Caulfield, Director of Small Groups and Spiritual Visioning, Greater NJ Conference, UMC
Aiming to aid Christian leaders in starting and jump-starting successful small group ministries, this workshop will offer both lecture and small group participation experience in two phases:
Phase I will draw from Anne Streaty Wimberly’s “Story-Linking Model for Engaged Pedagogy” to:
Identify contextual issues/concerns for creating fruitful Small Group Ministry
Explore Jesus’ leadership in Small Group Ministry
Remember Wesleyan roots for Small Group Ministry
Engage in spiritually alert decision-making process for creating/enhancing Small Group Ministry within your own context
Phase II will focus on the nuts and bolts of small group leader role objectives and facilitation skills training.
Time: 9:00am – noon
Cost: $25 per workshop (fees include refreshments). Enter coupon code DREWTHEO for a 20% discount if you register by August 14th. Seminarians are eligible at no cost, but prior registration is required.
CEU: One continuing Education Unit is available with the completion of any three workshops for an additional cost of $35; two units are available upon completion of all six workshops for an additional cost of $70.