Ministries Training Event
NEW ORLEANS – On January 25-27, the Southwestern Union ministries directors and officers will join together with the Southwest Region and Arkansas-Louisiana Conferences to present a ministries and leadership training in New Orleans, Louisiana. This ministries training is for everyone—pastors, elders, ministries leaders, and members—who desire to learn more about their specific ministries and about leadership.
The weekend will begin with a Friday night session on leadership presented by Southwestern Union President Larry Moore at the New Orleans First Church at 7:00 p.m. On Sabbath, guest speakers will be present at 10 area churches and will enjoy fellowship with members before returning to the New Orleans First Church for training sessions from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Ministries and departments that will be covered during the training will include Children’s Ministries; Community Services; Elders, Deacons, Deaconesses; Family Ministries; Prayer Ministries; Preaching; Sabbath School; Stewardship; Treasury; Women’s Ministries; Youth and Young Adult Ministries. Seminars will also be available in Spanish and French.
Children’s Ministries leaders won’t want to miss the Sunday, January 27 Vacation Bible School training presented by Southwestern Union Children’s Ministries Director Sonia Canó from 9:00 a.m. – noon. Registration is required but free for the VBS training. For more information, contact Prithy David at 817.295.0476 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit SouthwesternAdventist.org.