"Stewardship for Vital Congregations" with Tony Robinson, September 24 8:30 to noon at Richmond Beach UCC. A great way to focus and energize your stewardship team. Registration charge is $30 per person, or $25 per person for groups of 3 or more from same congregation.
"STREAM: a monthly group for pastoral leaders." A new STREAM group, led and convened by Tony Robinson, and jointly sponsored by CLN and Samaritan Center in Seattle, starts on Thursday, October 13, 9:30 to noon. Group meets monthly through May. Common reading includes some great new books, Barbara Blodgett's Becoming the Minister You Hope to Be, and Janice Springer's Nurturing Spiritual Depth in Christian Worship. Great group for support/ accountability/ consultation. According to Rev. Mark Zimmerly of Madrona Pres., "I can think of no better support for congregational leaders as we seek to lead the church in times of conflict and great change."Registration for the year $349.
"The Naked Truth: The Church and Sex," with Amy Johnson, Kmbris and Kendell Bond, and Tony Robinson, November 12, 9:30 to 12:30 at University Congregational.
Remember the Festival of Preaching NW coming up April 23 - 25, 2012 in Seattle. Head over to www.festivalofpreachingNW.org for full information.
Other seminars coming up in 2012 include "Strengthening Worship Through the Arts," and "Gracious Space."
For information and to register go to the Congregational Leadership NW website at www.clnorthwest.org. Also sign up there for our monthly e-newsletter.