Dates: Nov. 2, 9, 16 | 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Building relationships to engage hands-on mission is essential to live out the church’s mission to “make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.” This course will provide concrete of examples of urban, suburban and rural churches who developed relationships with municipal and community leaders to meet community needs in innovative and impactful ways. Each day of the course you will hear from a different church whose leaders are engaging in ministries that transformed the church’s identity to be outward focused.
This three session course will aid you in identifying community partnerships for collaboration, understanding the steps, challenges and hurdles of implementation, and developing an action plan for ministry.
This course is recommended for mission and outreach committees and those interested in local community ministry.
Facilitator: Andrea Wren-Hardin, GNJ Hope Center Developer
Mission Site Presenters: The Maker’s Place, Trinity First Hope Center, New Dover UMC