Rev. Dr. Bener Baysa Agtarap, Conference Superintendent for Congregational Vitality, has been named Associate General Secretary at Discipleship Ministries in Nashville effective February 1.  Rev. Bener will head New Church Starts (Path 1), a unit of the agency. For any futher information or congregational vitality support, please contant Maya Parmar, Office/Project Coordinator for Congregational Vitality 

The primary mission focus of Congregational Development  is to lead and assist in the development of new faith communities and encouraging vitality in existing congregations and communities of faith.


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For more information contact:

Maya Parmar, Office/ Project Coordinator 

(916) 374-1525 or