Blessed are the Poor: Engaging the Community Toward Social Transformation

Webinar Series

Course Begins October 22

$50.00

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Blessed are the Poor: Engaging the Community Toward Social Transformation is a webinar series designed to help church leaders engage with the people in their communities, and reflect on the different ways in which people experience poverty.

This webinar will help contribute to the mission of making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

Discipleship Ministries and Path 1 will be exploring the many experiences of poverty in two-hour sessions that will take place once a month for five months, from October 2020 through February 2021.

Please read Event Details for instructions on registering and attending this webinar series.

Topics Include:

  • Economic poverty
  • Cultural poverty
  • Physical poverty
  • Spiritual poverty
  • Political poverty

Each Session Includes:

  • Panelists offering perspectives on a national and global level
  • Panelist sharing experiences, learnings, and best practices to help leaders in local church settings
  • Resource guide complete with theological discussion questions, Bible study, and community engagement tools
  • Cohort community options for further discussion and support in implementing actionable steps
  • Digital Bundle of online resources to assist leaders during the series

You are invited to consider this series as an opportunity to support your continued discernment of how God is calling you and your congregation to engage with your community and your work for justice, so that all people will have the opportunity to experience God’s power for life and live into what God desires for us— the beloved community.

  • Registration Closes October 22, 12noon CST.
  • Registration Fee is non-refundable.
  • Registration fee is per-person.

Please read EVENT DETAILS for instructions on registering and attending this webinar series.

 

OUTSIDE THE US?

Contact us at webstore@umcdiscipleship.org and we’ll send instructions for registering.

Event Details

How to Register

You may register just yourself or any number of participants with a single purchase.  Indicate the number of registrants in the "QUANTITY (HOW MANY ARE YOU REGISTERING?)" field above.

At check-out, you'll provide the name and email address of each participant. Each participant will receive an email with instructions for accessing the webinar. The purchaser will receive a receipt with a list of all the participants.

Registration fee is per-person.
Registration Closes October 22, 12noon CST.

Schedule

This 5-session webinar takes place from 10AM -12Noon Central time on the following dates:

  • October 22, 2020 - Economic poverty
  • November 17, 2020 - Cultural poverty
  • December 15, 2020 - Physical poverty
  • January 14, 2021 - Spiritual poverty
  • February 16, 2021 - Political poverty

Webinars take place online via Zoom. After registering, you will receive an email from Zoom with instructions for accessing the webinar.

For more information, contact btener@umcdiscipleship.org