Our communities are changing around us. What faithful response does God have in mind for the Church? This year’s Ministry Fair, Arms Wide Open, will give you the tools, skills, and practices to embrace God-driven change in your congregation.
Saturday, May 12th, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The Holiday Inn Convention Center, Liverpool.
Something for everyone! Come: be inspired, be renewed.
REGISTER NOW: ministry-fair-2018.eventbrite.com
The program will begin at 9:00 a.m. with opening prayers and remarks from Bishop Duncan-Probe, followed by our keynote speaker Dr. Catherine Meeks, and three sessions offering 20 different workshop options.
Featuring 20 hands-on workshops for a faithful, transforming church:
The Daring Way (TM)
Using Data for Ministry Discernment
Photos from the Heart
Stewardship as Spiritual Practice
Download full workshop descriptions brochure: Ministry Fair Workshops
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Catherine Meeks
Dr. Catherine Meeks is an author, community wellness activist, and Executive Director of the Absalom Jones Episcopal Center for Racial Healing in the Diocese of Atlanta.
She is the editor of Living into God’s Dream: Dismantling Racism in America, a collection of personal stories and theoretical and theological reflections on the work of dismantling racism and healing communities.
Dr. Meeks’ keynote address will highlight stories and methods to encourage and inspire the dismantling of racism in our churches and communities.
8:30 a.m. Check-in and continental breakfast
9:00 a.m. Opening prayers and remarks from Bishop Duncan-Probe; keynote address from Dr. Catherine Meeks
11:15 am Workshop Session I
12:15 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Workshop Session II
2:15 p.m. Workshop Session III