2019 MLK Celebration

 

THEME: Living into the Dream: All of God's Children!

WHEN: January 19, 2019 - Registration begins @ 9:00 am; Celebration begins @ 10:00 am

WHERE: University City UMC, 3825 West W.T. Harris Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28269

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Bill Curry

  • Motivational and Inspirational Speaker
  • Accomplished Author
  • Former Super Bowl Champion
  • Former NCAA Football Coach
  • Former ESPN Commentator
  • Member of Peachtree UMC, Atlanta, GA

SPONSORS: WNCC-Justice & Reconciliation Team (J&R), WNCC Commission on Religion & Race (CORR), WNCC Black Methodists for Church Renewal (BMCR). 

Registration Deadline: January 15, 2019

Click here to view the MLK invitation video. 

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Resources for Vital Congregations

 

CHURCH LEADERSHIP

Lewis Center for Church Leadership

Lewis Center for Church Leadership: Books

Lewis Center for Church Leadership: Serve Your Neighbor

GBHEM Leadership Resources

eLEAD

Living Faithfully: Human Sexuality and the United Methodist Church

Englewood Book Review

Five Practices of Fruitful Congregations

Ted Talks: The Golden Circle

Ted Talks: The Power of Vulnerability

Ted Talks: The Price of Invulnerability

Design Thinking

Meditations on the Ministry of All Christians

DISCIPLE FORMATION:

Be A Disciple

A Disciple’s Path; A Guide for United Methodist

Lewis Center for Church Leadership: Adult Christian Studies from the Wesley Ministry Network

Traveling Together: A Guide for Disciple Forming Congregations

WESLEYAN STUDIES:

Living As United Methodist Christians

Methodist Doctrine: The Essentials

Reclaiming our Wesleyan Tradition: John Wesley’s Sermons for Today

John Wesley Sermons: Anthology

REACHING PEOPLE:

Get Their Name

Evangelism & Theology in the Wesleyan Spirit

Canoeing the Mountains

Fresh Expressions

Fresh Expressions: Dinner Church

Lewis Center for Church Leadership: Reach New Disciples

Lewis Center for Church Leadership: 50 Ways to Reach People

Community: The Structure of Belonging

RESOURCES TO CONNECT WITH THE COMMUNITY:

Institute for Emerging Issues

Congregations 4 Children

GRANTS:

The Royce and Jane Reynolds Ministry Fund Grants

The Duke Endowment

 

 

 

 

 

 

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