One of the most beneficial ways disciples can discover and respond to God’s call in their lives is by discovering and serving from their God-given gifts. Whether that service is inside the church or outside in the community, God’s gifts enable us to fulfill the ministry to which God calls us and thereby give glory… Continue Reading→
On December 1, 2020 an excellent Zoom webinar was presented by Knollwood Baptist Church in Charlotte as part of their ongoing “Faith in the City” series. “All Children are Our Children: The Community’s Role in Education” focused on the partnership among the Winston-Salem/Forsyth Public School System, Galilee Missionary Baptist Church, and the nonprofit organization “Imprint… Continue Reading→
The Center for Leadership Excellence presents a virtual workshop with Donna Claycomb Sokol… William Sloane Coffin once wrote, “Most church boats don’t like to be rocked; they prefer to lie at anchor rather than go places in stormy seas.” And yet, the church, along with so many other institutions, has been rocked mightily by the… Continue Reading→
Bishop Ward encourages us to continue learning and growing in our faithfulness toward anti-racism and to hold on to our hope for transformation in the world.
Having trouble gearing up for the new year? Join us for a webinar with Alexis Carter Thomas. Participants will be invited to engage with a media clip and Scripture to look back, to look forward, and to look within. The vision is that our contemplation will allow us to walk away with insights and commitments… Continue Reading→
Happy New Year! Many of us have long anticipated the arrival of 2021 and the hope we have for what this year might bring. But how do we prepare ourselves for this new year, especially as we continue to live in so much uncertainty and struggle? Join the Center for Leadership Excellence for a webinar… Continue Reading→
The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church recently hosted four webinars on Detecting Disinformation. The recordings of those webinars are available to view online for free. In our era of 24-hour news and social media, it is more important than ever to understand how to know if the information you are receiving is factually… Continue Reading→