Revival ~ Renewal ~ Reach

In partnership with the Bishop, cabinet, program staff and elected leadership of the conference, the Conference Superintendent for Congregational Vitality is charged with building partnerships with districts, circuits, local churches, new church starts and new faith communities, and other mission partners in order to facilitate effective implementation and accomplishment of the Annual Conference-wide strategy for revival, renewal and reach.

The office is primarily responsibility for developing, interpreting, and implementing strategies for starting new churches and faith communities as well as vitalizing existing congregations.

Bener is available to districts, circuits and local churches for:

  • Consultation, leadership training and coaching for new and vital church development
  • Facilitating seminars on Christian Stewardship and Racial and Ethnic/Multi-Cultural Ministries.


Bener Agtarap

Conference Superintendent for Congregational Vitality
(916) 374-1581

Maya Parmar

Office/Project Coordinator
(916) 374-1525