Celebrating Vital Small Congregations
Kings Beach United Methodist Church and its pastor, the Rev. Kathryn Dunning, invite pastors and lay persons to celebrate and share the ministry of vital small congregations at a workshop at Lake Tahoe on Saturday, August 21, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Reverend Dunning and her husband Rob have recently returned from participating in the Summer Collegium, a Lily Endowment project in support of small congregations at Virginia Theological Seminary.
Dr. Johns is a Certified Christian Educator in the Presbyterian Church (USA), having earned her D.Min. in Ministry Development at Virginia Seminary, where she now serves as Adjunct Instructor. She has a deep love for small church life, extensive experience in strengthening church leadership through consultation and teamwork, and a commitment to ecumenical cooperation. She is a frequent preacher and a retreat and adult education leader in churches across the country.
Kings Beach UMC is located at 8425 Dolly Varden Ave., Kings Beach, CA.