Training and Resources

Below are videos of the sessions at the Re-Shaped Conference, held April 30th, 2016 at Mt. Pleasant UMC.

VIDEO LINK: Ministry Effectiveness with Kevin Drane

VIDEO LINK: Creative Worship with Jason Moore

VIDEO LINK: Reshape Your Story with Ben Cassiday and Don Ransford

VIDEO LINK: Staff Parish Relations Training Part 1 with Ann Handschu

VIDEO LINK: Staff Parish Relations Training Part 2 with Ann Handschu


 

 

CLICK HERE FOR ADVOCACY RESOURCES

 

Safe Sanctuaries in the West District

Reducing the Risk of Abuse In the Local Church:
Information and Guidelines For Becoming Safe Sanctuaries
For Children, Youth, and Vulnerable Adults

Click here to download this workbook!

 


ADVOCACY RESOURCES

Resources for Anti-Racism education for our churches:

 

 

http://www.cwsworkshop.org/resources/ARAgenda.html

http://www.jbfcs.org/about/agency-initiatives/confronting-organizational-racism/anti-racism-resources-to-download/

 

Resources for blending generations in worship settings:

http://enrichmentjournal.ag.org/200201/200201_046_blending.cfm

http://gradworks.umi.com/33/60/3360965.html (a dissertation on the issue)

 

Resources for churches wanting to be more inclusive of people with many kinds of disabilities:

 

http://archives.umc.org/interior.asp?ptid=4&mid=6558 (United Methodist Implementation of the Americans with Disabilites Act.)

http://www.umdisabilityministries.org/0000.html

Contact Beth DeHoff - dehoff5@att.net

 

Resources for Native American Ministries:

Contact Linda Madagame - motionwater@yahoo.com

 

Resources for Immigrant Rights:

Contact Matt Landry - pastormattlandry@gmail.com

 

Resources for Creation Care:

Contact Amy Barnes - amy@lifeoptions.us

 

Resources for Health Care:

Faith Values and Responsibility in Health Care Reform