Fall Offerings

posted on August 03

Offerings to help develop your capacity to lead and to add tools to your toolkit. Several include laity. The costs are reduced thanks to the generosity of local church giving. Click on the links to learn more!


Developing and Implementing an Outward Mindset

In a nutshell: Diminishing conflict by helping us see one another as creations of God and not objects.
For: Laity or clergy (individual participation)
When: 5 offerings this fall throughout the conference
More? Developing and Implementing an Outward Mindset




Post-Pandemic Game Changers Cohort

In a nutshell: Becoming a vital, relevant, and fruitful church following the pandemic. Follows 8 characteristics outlined in Kay Kotan’s book.
For: Church Teams (preferred) and clergy can participate alone
When: one evening a month for 8 months plus monthly coaching
More? Post-Pandemic Game Changers Cohort

RELaunch Playbook Webinar Recording

In a nutshell: A recording of the webinar with Kay Kotan in order to help churches get back into the swing of ministry following the pandemic.
For: Church ReLaunch teams or leadership teams or church staffs
More? The Ultimate ReLaunch Playbook Webinar Recording





In a nutshell: Have a problem to solve or a question to answer? Want to create something new? This experience creates space for innovation, creativity, and collaboration.
For: Laity and/or Clergy, preferably in teams of 3 or 4
When: an evening in September, an evening in October, 2 days in November
More? M-LAB Western NC


Racial Healing and Reconciliation Learning Cohorts

In a nutshell: Leaders who want to encourage racial healing in their context
For: Church teams of laity and clergy
When: one evening a month for 9 months and work in between meetings.
More? Racial Healing and Reconciliation Learning Cohort


Coming Soon:

Preaching Cohort led by Rev. Dr. Mary Brown, pastor Sylva UMC, in-person for leaders in the western half of the conference.
Spiritual Renewal Grants up to $500 for clergy and ministry professionals
FLOURISH to consider your last 8 years of ministry and consider your next 8.