A Workshop with Rev. Paul Nickerson
September 13 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
September 14th from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Nelson Hall - 107 Palisado Ave, Windsor
Cost: $300 per team of 4, $15 per each
additional team member
Participants will receive intensive, practical, hands-on training on how growing
congregations reach new people. The topics covered will include:
How 1955 strategies no longer work
A discussion about where your church is right now
How to re-introduce the church to the community
How to re-arrange the pastor's work week and get him/her out into the community meeting new people
How to develop a culture of invitation in the congregation
How to deal with resistance and change
Each church team comes out of the training with a 6-month Action Plan. The
workshop is followed by a year of support to implement your Action Plan.
This training will help you bear fruit in your setting: to make a difference in the
lives of people and the community you serve!
What people are saying:
"The Reaching New People program has been truly transformative for our
congregation and we would strongly recommend it to any other church as
money, time and effort well invested."
"Working with Paul Nickerson has been a blessing for our church. God has used
him to help move us toward an outward focus of ministry immersed in our
"Paul Nickerson's presence with our community of faith as a coach has been a
transforming and renewing experience. His guidance has had the effect of a
breath of fresh air--in this case, fresh winds of the Holy Spirit--helping our
congregation to unlock the mysteries of building church vitality and effective
church presence out in the world in this day and age."
TO SIGN UP, EMAIL OFFICEKATHY@FCWUCC.ORG WITH THE SUBJECT LINE
"REACHING NEW PEOPLE" OR CALL 860-688-7229. PLEASE BE SURE TO
INCLUDE ANY DIETARY RESTRICTIONS.
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