News from the WNC Chapter of PAUMCS

 

The Western North Carolina Chapter of the Professional Association of United Methodist Church Secretaries (PAUMCS) has several announcements for the organization and for other church office professionals in the conference. The spring newsletter of The Anchor has been published and is available to all members and those that might consider membership in the organization.  A full schedule of events is included, a list of the chapter officers,  and a membership form. Coming up on Saturday, April 22nd is WNCC PAUMCS Funday at Greensboro Science Center.  Participants and their families are invited to come for "a day full of fun and excitement at the Greensboro Science Center."  Download the brochure and registration for for more information. Also, the 2017 PAUMCS Conference, scheduled for May 4-6 in Chicago, IL is taking registrations now.  The event is being hosted by the Northern Illinois Conference and the theme is: "Feel the Spirit in the Windy City."  Download the brochure with full details and book your room online. For more information about the WNC Chapter of PAUMCS and about certification and membership, go to: http://wnccumc.org/paumcs/.

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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