LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT for CLERGY AND MINISTRY PROFESSIONALS in WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA

The Western North Carolina Leadership Development Team has several opportunities to grow your leadership capacity this fall! Many of them involve meeting with your peers in a small group relationship in order to share in the growth process together. The Continue reading LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT for CLERGY AND MINISTRY PROFESSIONALS in WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA

Seeing Beyond the Power Lines: The Importance of Renewal Leaves

by Rev. Jacqueline Elliott Tookey, Pastor of Mt. Zion UMC, Piney Creek and Executive Director of Big Sigh Ministries Prior to my 2014 three-month renewal leave from a wonderful local church appointment, my ministry was affected by the tremendous physical, emotional, Continue reading Seeing Beyond the Power Lines: The Importance of Renewal Leaves

Leadership Development for Your Church: Pastoral Study Project Grant

Leadership Development for Your Church: Pastoral Study Project Grant “As realtors always emphasize location, church leaders need to always develop their leadership.” One of my ministry mentors has often reminded me of the importance of leadership development. Church leadership is Continue reading Leadership Development for Your Church: Pastoral Study Project Grant

Western North Carolina Spiritual Directors by Districts 

This list of spiritual directors has been compiled on behalf of the Leadership Development Team. If you suggestions to add, please send the information to Kim Ingram at kingram@wnccumc.org. Please include the name, credentials, location, and contact information. Appalachian District Continue reading Western North Carolina Spiritual Directors by Districts