Are an opportunity for you and your congregation to learn simple, doable ways to engage your neighborhood and see new people come to faith, baptism and discipleship in your congregation!
If your congregation is declining and you want to do something but you aren’t sure what to do. If you realize the world around your church has changed. Then the Southern District Mission Summits are for you.
Congregations who have attended Summits in the past, and have put what they learned into practice, are seeing results. Jesus is saving people all around you, why shouldn’t your congregation grow with new people from the harvest? You can with what you and your lay people will learn at the Mission Summit.
The Summits are led by Lutheran Pastor Greg Finke who has been involved in developing simple, doable ways of reaching people in neighborhoods for more than 20 years.
Where: Friday evening, April 11, St. Paul Decatur, AL. Part II
When: The April 11 Summit will begin at 6pm and end at 9pm.
Where: Saturday morning, April 12, St. Paul Cullman, AL. Part I, Introduction to Neighboring and Missional Communities
When: Coffee and refreshments will be served from 9:00-9:30 am at the April 12 Summit. The Summit will begin promptly at 9:30 and end at 12:30.
Who is invited? Every member of the Southern District who has a desire to reach those who do not yet know Jesus. If we are blessed with more than 80 registrations at any given site, registration for that site will be closed.
Cost: Summits are FREE! Your Southern District is investing in you and your congregation by covering the costs of the Mission Summits.
Travel costs are responsibility of the participants. If there are extenuating circumstances contact Eric Johnson
To register for the Summit: Email Eric Johnson firstname.lastname@example.org or call 985-796-7175 so we have an accurate count for materials and food.
Questions: Contact Eric Johnson at: email@example.com or call 985-796-7175
We are praying that you can attend. Even if you can’t we are praying that you will be praying that the Spirit will work mightily so that we the people of the Southern District will be engaged, impacted and transformed by the Holy Spirit working through His people so that we will be better equipped to reach those that do not yet know Him.