Church Vitality Training

February 06, 2013

"Joining Jesus at the Edge" is the theme for a training on church vitality on Saturday, March 2, from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be two workshops. Workshop one is entitled "Vital Mission: Reaching More People, Younger People, More Diverse People" led by the Rev. Candace Lewis, Path 1 Executive Director at the General Board of Discipleship in Nashville. The second workshop is entitled "Vital Congregation: Following Jesus from the Edge" led by the Rev. Dr. Bener Baysa Agtarap, California-Nevada Conference Superintendent for Congregational Vitality.  

The training will take place at Lake Park United Methodist Church, 281 Santa Clara Ave., Oakland, CA. Clergy and laity are welcome to attend the training. Cost for the event is $3 for lunch.
Register online here.

For more information, contact the Rev. John Oda at or by calling (510) 220-8959.