Redding First United Methodist Church is hosting a conference with Dr. Robert D. Pierson, a United Methodist pastor, consultant and author of Needs-Based Evangelism: Becoming a Good Samaritan Church, on October 4-6, 2008. He will also be the guest preacher at both the 9 a.m. service and the 11 a.m. service on Sunday, October 5. The church is located at 1825 East Street, Redding, CA 96001 (corner of East & South Streets).
The conference, designed to assist churches in evaluating their current structures, will help them prepare to meet the needs of today and tomorrow within "Our Churches, Our Communities and the World".
On Saturday, October 4, 2-4 p.m. and Sunday, October 5, 3-7 p.m., Dr. Pierson will be conducting the conference with the congregation of Redding First UMC only. Other churches are welcome to attend but to “listen in only” to the process on both days. There is no charge for either Saturday’s or Sunday’s sessions.
All churches are invited to attend and participate in a special session with Dr. Pierson on Monday, October 6, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Lunch will be provided. Cost of the session is $40 and includes Dr. Pierson’s book.
To register for Monday’s conference, send your payment along with your name, address, email, telephone number, and your church affiliation to: Bob Pierson Conference, First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 992716, Redding, CA 96099-2716.
Notify Redding First UMC office at (530) 243-2403 if you plan to attend any of the sessions.
For more information, contact Pastor Martin Murdock or Sharon at (530) 243-2403 or (530) 355-6226. Download event flyer here.