Respond: A Mission and Justice Summit

Respond: A Mission and Justice Summit

WhenSaturday, April 21, 2018
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WhereGrace United Methodist Church
1300 E Adams Drive
Franklin, IN 46131

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ContactRoscel Carandang

The Indiana Conference Mission and Justice Ministries would like to partner with our Local Churches in identifying their mission field and/or provide support and resources to enhance existing ministries by offering this exciting event! Local Churches are encouraged to send representatives to learn, connect and be inspired on how to be more missional through educational workshops led by seasoned facilitators with many years of experience on their topics, exhibitor displays of established ministries, and a myriad of opportunities for networking and connecting.

Location:  Grace United Methodist Church, 1300 E. Adams Drive, Franklin, Indiana 46131
Date:  Saturday, April 21, 2018
Time:  8:15 AM - 4:00 PM (EST)
Keynote Speaker:  Rev. Jeff Newton, Kokomo Urban Outreach

  8:15 AM  Registration
  8:45 AM  Gathering and Welcome
  9 AM  Keynote
 10 AM  Workshops Session 1
 11 AM  Workshops Session 2
 12 N  Lunch and Networking
  1 PM  Workshops Session 3
  2 PM  Workshops Session 4
  3 PM  Closing

Workshops Session 1 
A. Partnering With Your Local Schools
B. Food and Feeding Programs with the Poor
C. Involving Youth in Mission & Service
D. Networking and Exhibits

Session 2
A. Engaging In Community Ministry
B. Forming Racial Discussion Circles
C. Involving Children in Mission and Outreach
D. Networking and Exhibits

Session 3
A. Disability Awareness … more than wheelchair ramps
B. Fair Trade as Ministry with the Poor
C. Plan a Mission Trip For Your Church
D. Networking and Exhibits

Session 4
A. Forming a Church Green Team
B. Disaster Response and UMCOR
C. You Can Do Prison and Jail Ministry
D. Networking and Exhibits
Quality Inn, 150 Lovers Lane, Franklin, IN 46131
Phone 855-849-1513
For those that want to arrive on Friday evening a block of discounted rooms has been held at Quality Inn in Franklin. 
Reservations must be made directly with the hotel.  $89.99 single and $99.99 double plus taxes.  Reservations must be made directly with the hotel by Friday April 6 identifying the group as United Methodist Church.

AMBS (Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary
Asbury Theological Seminary
Beyond Bethlehem's Wall
Church Mutual Insurance Company
Creation Care
Creative Women of the World
Disability Concerns Ministries
Disaster Response
Garrett-Evangelical Theological Seminary
General Board of Global Ministries
Greater Indianapolis Emmaus Community
Heifer International
Indiana Conference Mission and Justice Ministries
Kuandaa International
Metro Ministries, Inc.
Mission Guatemala
Pack Away Hunger
Prison and Jail Ministry
Red Bird Mission, Inc.
Society of St. Andrew
Tree of Life Imports
United Methodist Financial Credit Union
United Methodist Women of Indiana
United Methodist Youth Home

If interested in exhibiting, please contact