Glenn Rogers says, “It is balanced outreach that involves a proclamation of the Gospel as well as a demonstration of God’s love and concern for every soul. It is seeing and ministering to the whole persons.”
Participants will learn the essentials of community connectedness and share examples of church growth addressing these essentials. Also shared, is a better understanding of serving God and His people based on Isaiah 58 in regards to social justice.
Explore which ministry or service really makes a difference in the community development or in an individual’s life, and learn how to use performance measurements to enhance the effectiveness of your community outreach ministries.
Join us as we discuss the real essence of reaching communities around our churches. Let us be the church that God expects us to be!
Attention all Pastors, Lay Members, Volunteers!
A weekend Certification Program offered by the:
- General Conference and North American Division
- Adventist Community Services International
Cost: $40.00 (includes 3 meals)
- Contact - (718) 565-085
- Email - firstname.lastname@example.org
- Click here to register online
***Book your reservation by July 31, 2016***
Attention all Pastors and Lay Leaders,
Join us as we dig deep into the true meaning of "holistic ministry". Our guest speaker, Dr. Sung Kwon, Executive Director of Adventist Community Services for the North American Division, will share practical ways for the church to be an effective and relevant lighthouse for the community.
This 2-day conference will not only address people's spiritual needs, but also the physical, social and mental aspects of a human being. If you have a heart for the people and a desire to make a relevant and practical impact in your community, this is an event you do not want to miss!
***Pastoral CEUs are available upon completion of this training***
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LaQuinta Inn - $82/night
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Hampton Inn - $116/night
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Embassy Suites - $134/night
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"SERVE WITH INTENTIONALITY"
TEAMS (Transforming and Educating Ambassadors for Mission and Service) Forum
Network with other mission-minded individuals from both the North American Division and our global church for a weekend of sharing and collaboration on crucial topics related to Christian service.
Register online at southern.edu/teamsforum
General Fees: $200
Student Fees: $85
***Fees include 3 meals each on Friday and Saturday***
- Elder Dan Jackson, President of the North American Division of Seventh Day Adventist
- Dr. May-Ellen Colón, Director of Adventist Community Services International
- Dr. Sung Kwon, Executive Director of Adventist Community Services, North American Division of Seventh-Day Adventists
- Dr. Gasper Colón, Resource Developer, Global Mission Urban Centers, General Conference of Seventh-Day Adventists
- Dr. Carlos Martin, Professor of Evangelism & Missions, Southern Adventist University
For More Information: Visit facebook.com/mgcdsouthern or email email@example.com
Participants will learn the essentials of community connectedness and share examples of church growth. These sessions are designed to show church ministry leaders how to use performance measurements to enhance the effectiveness of their community outreach ministries.
Join us as we discuss the real essence of reaching communities around our churches!
Sung Kwon, Executive Director
Adventist Community Services
North American Division
I. Church Member Session
June 10, 2016:
6:30-8:30pm Session: “Theological & Biblical Concepts of Holistic Ministry
June 11, 2016:
9:30-10:45am Session: “Community Assessment & Program Development”
11:00am Church Service - Sermon “Why do we Exist?” Sung Kwon
**Lunch following Church Service**
2:30-6:30pm Session: “Performance Measurement of Effective Ministry”
**Vesper presented by Pastor Jerry Waggoner**
June 12, 2016:
9:00-10:30am “Leadership of Cultural Intelligent”
10:45-12:30pm Session: “Servant Leadership & Team Development”
II. Pastoral Session
June 13, 2016:
9:00-10:30am “Theological & Biblical Concepts of Holistic Ministry
10:45-Noon “Community Assessment & Program Development”
1:00-4:00pm “Performance Measurement of Effective Ministry”
June 14, 2016:
9:00-10:30am “Leadership of Cultural Intelligent”
10:45-12:30pm “Servant Leadership & Team Development”
1:30-3:00pm “Financial Resources Development & Grant Writing”
3:15-4:30pm Review and Q/A
Special Training for Adventist Community Services Directors, Staff, Volunteers and All who are interested - Provided by American Red Cross.
For More Information:
- Brenda Clark, A.C.S. Director Ephesus S.D.A. Church
(504) 491- 0502
- Irene H. Williams, M.S.W., A.C.S. Coordinator Southwest Region Conference of Seventh-day Adventist, Louisiana Areas.
American Red Cross Overview
Disaster Cycle Services
Volunteer Sign Up and Volunteer Opportunities
***Hurricane Season is June 1- November 30, 2016. Let us prepare in ALL matters.