02.17.20 | Leader Development, Congregational Development | by Melissa Lauber
The first round of Training Tuesdays in 2019, focused on equipping local church committee leaders for ministry. These 90-minutes webinars provide practical tips and insights to inspire and equip local church leaders to connect more people with Jesus.
Staff-Parish Relations Committee
With Rev. Rebecca Iannicelli, superintendent of the Annapolis District and dean of the Cabinet
This session covers SPRC’s role in the appointment process, performance evaluations and conflict transformation; Safe Sanctuaries responsibilities; and a practical timeline for the SPRC’s work.
Board of Trustees
With John Strawbridge, chair of the BWC Board of Trustees
During this session, participants learn to see their work as the “mission of good stewardship” as they provide supervision and maintenance of the local church’s properties for the purpose of enabling the church to do effective ministry.
Local Church Trustees Basics video
With Paul Eichelberger, BWC treasurer and CFO
A multi-dimensional exploration of church finances, examples the steps local churches can take to ensure solid financial foundations as they focus on disciple-making.
Finance Committee Basics video.
With Pastor Kevin Brooks of Mt. Calvary UMC in Charlotte Hall
Covers how to lead effective meetings through the use of an agenda planning template; strategies for keeping the meeting on track; moving forward and prioritizing dreaming; and deciding or discussing critical matters for the continued health and growth of the church
With Christie Latona, the BWC’s director of Connectional Ministries
The role of Nominations and Leadership Development is more than creating the roster of leaders for church conference. This webinar enabled participants to learn strategies for helping members identify and develop their God-given gifts. Sample job descriptions that may be useful for recruiting and development will be shared.
With Rev. Johnsie Cogman, superintendent of the Washington East District
Some churches are reorganizing their administrative structure to either streamline decision making and/or to right-size that structure. This webinar will provide tips and strategies from church leaders who are successfully utilizing this model and will address common questions and pitfalls.