GOSPEL ALLIANCE GATHERING
Join the Gospel Alliance for its second conference-style gathering on Tuesday, October 9, 2018 and Wednesday, October 10 2018 at Faith Church in Dyer, Indiana. This collaborative gathering will include chalk talks, prayer, scripture meditation, and relationship building.
PRESTON SPRINKLE FORUMS
Preston Sprinkle will be holding forums to focus on pastoral ministry with the LGBT+ community. We would like to encourage Classes in our Region to consider sending a guest or delegation to join. Those attending will have the opportunity to reflect and develop strategies relevant to their local context. Click to learn more about Preston’s work in this area.
Friday, October 19, Cascades Classis will be hosting a half day forum with Preston Sprinkle from 1:30 to 5:30 at Trinity Community Church. Click to register
In addition, registration has begun for Preston will be leading a forum at the upcoming Gospel Alliance gathering this fall.
“SHE IS CALLED” WOMEN’S RETREAT & LEADERSHIP TRAINING
Spirit in the Desert Retreat Center, Carefree, Arizona
September 7-9, 2018
Friday, September 7: Training for ministry leaders to facilitate a one-year women’s leadership collaborative. Participants will develop a deepened sense of their own leadership gifts as well as learn how to facilitate this empowering process for a group of women from their church or organization. Follow up virtual meetings will be held for ongoing support.
Friday, September 7 to Sunday, September 9: Weekend retreat for all women to connect with God and with other sisters in Christ in a beautiful setting. Fully bilingual agenda includes worship, prayer, Bible study, engaging workshops, story sharing, labyrinth walks, and plenty of time for rest, relaxation, and spiritual renewal. Space is limited, so register early to ensure your spot.