For all United Methodists (laity and clergy) who are interested
in evangelism and a renewal of Biblical Christianity…
Would you like a better understanding of the issues that are currently causing tension within our denomination and that tend to distract us from effectively spreading the Gospel? You are invited to a workshop:
UNDERSTANDING CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR UNITED METHODIST RENEWAL
Saturday February 23rd, 2013 at:
First United Methodist Church of Herkimer & Little Falls
127 N. Prospect St, Herkimer, NY 13350
Registration opens at 9am – Workshop begins at 9:30 AM and concludes at 12:00 PM
OR you may wish to attend
Lowville United Methodist Church
7618 N State Street, Lowville, NY 13367
Registration opens at 2pm – Workshop begins at 2:30 PM and concludes at 5PM
We will cover five key challenges:
Unorthodoxy in the Seminaries Unaccountable Leaders
Missions without Evangelism Disagreements over Sexual Morality
Radical Political Agendas
We’ll explore each challenge, discuss the progress that has been
made, and explore opportunities for continued improvement.
Our main presenter will be… Mark Tooley
Mark Tooley is the president of the Institute on Religion and Democracy (IRD) and directs its United Methodist committee (UMAction) – a ministry to reclaim America’s third largest religious body for historic Christian beliefs. He is the author of Taking Back The United Methodist Church and Methodism and Politics in the 20th Century.
RSVP to the event coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or text message to: 315-725-3127.
You may also call Wayne Clemens at 315-894-6155 please indicate which District workshop you plan to attend.
There is no charge for the workshops, however, a free-will offering will be accepted to help cover costs.