Global Young People's Convocation seeking planning team members

 

gypc-la_600_540_s_c1The Global Young People's Convocation (GYPC) brings together United Methodist young people and those who work with them from around the world. The next GYPC will be held on July 18-22, 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa. You have the opportunity to be part of the Planning Team for GYPC 2018. You can also forward this email to United Methodist youth or young adults that you know who may be interested in applying. We are looking for the following Committee Chairs and Members: Committee Chairpersons:

Program Committee Chair

Worship Committee Chair

Committee Members:

Legislative Committee Members

Participation Committee Members

Program Committee Members

Worship Committee Members

Translation & Interpretation Committee Members

Please note that these positions are voluntary. With rare exceptions, committee meetings will be done online via video/audio call (Skype). And, being a committee member does not guarantee that you will be attending the GYPC 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa. To apply, please click at the link below: https://umcyoungpeople.org/the-latest/apply-to-be-a-part-of-the-planning-team-for-the-global-young-peoples-convoc A few reminders when applying:
  1. Read the Job Descriptions carefully. They are available in English, Filipino, French, German, Portuguese, & Russian.
  2. You can download the application form in PDF, fill it out and send it back to us. OR you can also fill out an online form.
  3. The deadline for application is November 30, 2016.
For questions, please send an email to Julia Nusbaum: jnusbaum@umdiscipleship.org, the Events Manager of Young People's Ministries.

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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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