UMVIM LogoVolunteers in Mission Team Leader Training will be held March 14 at Mexico New Life United Methodist Church in Mexico, Ind., from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Penny Krug will be the trainer.

Leaders and/or participants of work teams and youth leaders may wish to attend. Cost is $10 per person, which includes lunch and basic materials, plus $25 for VIM Training Manual (only one needed per church).

Topics include properly planning a mission trip, finding ideal places for your church to send a team, maximizing spiritual enrichment, being a good team member, demonstrating cultural sensitivity, holding insurance and liability forms for all situations, navigating issues of risk and giving answers to any questions.

The registration deadline is March 6. Contact Bonnie Albert at 219-464-1447) for more information. Checks should be sent to North Indiana Conference, PO Box 869, Marion, IN 46952 and made payable to the North Indiana Conference.