Mike Graves: Preaching Lent: What not to give up

Kevin Newsguru

Giving something up for Lent is commonplace, and some of us might wish it could be preaching itself during this heaviest season of the year. Together we’ll consider anew the challenges and opportunities of preaching during the Lenten season. Maybe this year, when we proclaim Jesus’ resurrection, it can be true for us and our congregations. Mike Graves is Scholar … Read More

Ken Willard: Developing a Leadership Pathway for Your Church

Kevin Newsguru

When it comes to church ministry, one of the most important factors is leadership development. Ministry leaders growing themselves as leaders, AND ministry leaders who are growing new leaders. Like discipleship, leadership development in a congregation must be intentional and ongoing. This webinar is based on the book Church Ecology: Creating a Leadership Development Pathway for Your Church by Kelly … Read More

Rebekah Simon-Peter: The Three S’s of Growing Churches

Kevin Newsguru

Will we ever attract youth and young adults again? Will we ever live and minister in ways that affect the community around us? In this webinar, Rebekah Simon-Peter, author of Dream Like Jesus, discusses the three “s’s” needed for churches to grow. Rebekah will discuss the urgency for churches to be spiritual, social, and of service. According to Simon-Peter, these … Read More

Rebekah Simon-Peter: The Three S’s of Growing Churches

Kevin Newsguru

Will we ever attract youth and young adults again? Will we ever live and minister in ways that affect the community around us? In this webinar, Rebekah Simon-Peter, author of Dream Like Jesus, discusses the three “s’s” needed for churches to grow. Rebekah will discuss the urgency for churches to be spiritual, social, and of service. According to Simon-Peter, these … Read More

Wil Cantrell & Guests: Looking Ahead to the 2020 General Conference of the United Methodist Church

Kevin Newsguru

The 2020 General Conference of the United Methodist Church takes place May 5-15 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Wil Cantrell, author of UM best-seller “Unaframed and Unashamed: The future of United Methodism” leads this session to provide information concerning t he upcoming General Conference. Among Wil’s guests is Junius Dotson, General Secretary of The United Methodist Discipleship Ministries.