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Events in the South Georgia Conference – 6/2/2020 edition

June 01, 2020
Zoom @ Noon: Making Choices for Financial Sustainability (churches w/avg. worship attendance up to 25) – June 2
For some, the pandemic has caused financial concerns in the life of the church. Join Bishop Bryan and Dr. Derek McAleer for a conversation around what a “financial reset” looks like and how a church can be better prepared for financial sustainability by making wise choices now. The conversation will provide guidance on how to look closely at where your church is financially and direction on how to ask tough questions as well as practical resources to switch the conversation from solely focusing on money to focusing on people and having the resources to reach them. Registration

Zoom @ Noon: Making Choices for Financial Sustainability (churches w/avg. worship attendance 26 - 75) – June 3
For some, the pandemic has caused financial concerns in the life of the church. Join Bishop Bryan and Dr. Derek McAleer for a conversation around what a “financial reset” looks like and how a church can be better prepared for financial sustainability by making wise choices now. The conversation will provide guidance on how to look closely at where your church is financially and direction on how to ask tough questions as well as practical resources to switch the conversation from solely focusing on money to focusing on people and having the resources to reach them. Registration

Zoom @ Noon: Making Choices for Financial Sustainability (churches w/avg. worship attendance 76-200) – June 4
For some, the pandemic has caused financial concerns in the life of the church. Join Bishop Bryan and Dr. Derek McAleer for a conversation around what a “financial reset” looks like and how a church can be better prepared for financial sustainability by making wise choices now. The conversation will provide guidance on how to look closely at where your church is financially and direction on how to ask tough questions as well as practical resources to switch the conversation from solely focusing on money to focusing on people and having the resources to reach them. Registration

Peace with Justice Sunday – June 7
Peace with Justice Sunday enables The United Methodist Church to have a voice in advocating for peace and justice through a broad spectrum of global programs. More information and resources

Moving Pastors Workshop (online) – June 10
The 2020 Moving Pastors Workshop will be online from 10:00 am to 12:15 pm. Your District Superintendent will provide meeting information.

Pastoral Care as a Gateway to Recovery, Part 1 – June 11
“Pastoral Care as a Gateway to Recovery from Addiction” is a three-part series for clergy led by Rev. Deborah Wight-Knight, Conference Pastoral Counselor. Deborah will interview experts in the area of recovery who can help our clergy identify addiction issues, consult appropriately with parishioners and others around the problem, learn about the “Intervention” process, and then know how/where to refer for treatment. These workshops will also look at addiction from a family systems perspective. Part 1: June 11, 10:30 am - noon | Part 2: July 7, 10:30 am - noon | Part 3: August 11, 10:30 am – noon

Wesley Glen Day – June 21
Fathers’ Day is Wesley Glen Day across the South Georgia Conference. Show your support for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities by making a gift to Wesley Glen Ministries on June 16 in honor of a strong male role model in your life. Celebrate by wearing your favorite Wesley Glen T-shirt from past years. Post your pictures on social media with the tags: #WesleyGlenMinistries #growingtogether  www.wesleyglenministries.com.

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