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NLI 2018 Breakout Sessions

GROW

 

No Joke Presents Three Practices for Crossing the Difference Divide

Jim Henderson: Executive Producer of the "No Joke" documentary

 

Intro to Centering Prayer

Sue Saldin: Retired mental health counselor and teacher

 

Discovering Your Purpose and Path Forward

Rev. Cedrick Bridgeforth: Author, coach, and consultant in Organizational Leadership

 

Family Life Ministry

Debbie Coutts: Pastor of Family Life, Cathedral of the Rockies

 

Reforming Stewardship: Creating Financial Freedom

Rev. Duane Anders: Senior Pastor, Cathedral of the Rockies

 

Pizza with the Youth Pastor

Erik & Tracy Quissell: Co-Youth Directors, Cathedral of the Rockies


REACH

 

Reaching New People: Lessons from New Church Starts for Existing Congregations

Jeremy Scott: Vital Congregations Developer for the Mountain Sky Area

 

Smart Phone + Facebook = Modern Field Preaching: Using Tools You Already Have to Reach New People

Jeremy Scott: Vital Congregations Developer for the Mountain Sky Area

 

5 Things Your Visitors are Thinking But Won't Ask

Jason Moore: Worship Coach/Creativity Specialist, Miami Valley District of the UMC and owner of Midnight Oil Productions

 

The Secrets of Collaboration Worship Design

Jason Moore: Worship Coach/Creativity Specialist, Miami Valley District of the UMC and owner of Midnight Oil Productions

 

Worship That Sticks: Creating Worship That Lasts Beyond Sunday

Jason Moore: Worship Coach/Creativity Specialist, Miami Valley District of the UMC and owner of Midnight Oil Productions

 


SERVE

 

Caught Between a Rock and a Hard Place

Rev. Leroy Barber: Developer of Congregational Vitality with Oregon-Idaho Conference of UMC

 

Servant Leadership

Debbie Coutts: Pastor of Family Life, Cathedral of the Rockies


LEAD

 

Fostering Courageous Conversation Among Diverse Clergy

Rev. Jennifer Ackerman: Ogilvie Institute of Preaching, Associate Director for Micah Groups

 

Where Faith and Racism Meet: At An American Concentration Camp

Hanako Wakatsuki: Chief of Interpretation and Education at the Minidoka National Historic Site, and Mia Russell: Executive Director of the Friends of Minidoka

 

Working with Communities of Color and How to be an Ally

Hanako Wakatsuki: Chief of Interpretation and Education at the Minidoka National Historic Site, and Mia Russell: Executive Director of the Friends of Minidoka

 

Missions + Community Development = Justice 

Rev Leroy Barber: Developer of Congregational Vitality with Oregon-Idaho Conference of UMC

 

Organizing for the Common Good

Rev. Shalom Agtarap: Associate Director of Strategic Faith Community Development

 

Wise as Serpents, Innocent as Doves: Addressing Today's Legal Challenges

Michael Allison & Steve Case: Brotherhood Mutual