Boundary Awareness Workshop Day for Rostered Leaders

The South Carolina Synod has a Boundary Awareness Workshop Day planned for all rostered leaders, including those who are retired and serving in specialized ministries. This workshop will be held on Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at Zion Lutheran Church, 226 Corley Mill Road, Lexington, SC 29169. Please make this event your priority and plan to attend the full day. Following the event you will receive a certificate of participation.

NATIONAL WORKSHOP ON CHRISTIAN UNITY 2017

REFORM, REPENT, RECONCILE

For more than 50 years, the National Workshop on Christian Unity has been gathering each year at a different city throughout the United States to bring together all those involved in the work of Christian Unity. The Workshop welcomes ecumenical representatives, ecumenists, and interested members from all churches who share one faith, one baptism in Jesus Christ.

In Our Community Dementia Speaks

Dr. Macie Smith and the Columbia Urban League present In Our Community…Dementia Speaks. What we know about Alzheimer’s disease and dementia is evolving every day. Therefore, we have developed a 3-day education opportunity designed to inform family caregivers about the effects of Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias.

A Stewardship Opportunity

Ventures in Growing Stewards is a four part workshop series that develops a foundation for stewardship education, planning and year-round stewardship in the congregation. Congregations receive guidance on developing a Missional Spending Plan (Narrative Budget). Ventures focuses on the work that a Stewardship Committee or Team is doing in a congregation to grow well formed steward leaders and grow generosity. The pastor(s) and lay persons responsible for stewardship are invited to be workshop participants. Leadership for these sessions is provided by trained Stewardship Specialist using materials provided by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Office of Stewardship. Pastor Angela Jennings, Pastor, St. Timothy, Camden, serves as Ventures Leader.