CONTINUING EDUCATION INSTITUTE
"CONGREGATIONAL SAFETY, HEALTH & WELLNESS"
MAY 16 - 17, 2019
First Congregational Church
269 Mill Street
(Includes Thursday dinner, Friday breakfast & lunch and all Institute Materials. Please make own lodging reservations)
INSTITUTE REGISTRATION CLOSES: MAY 6th
Institute Course Offerings (All courses open to lay & clergy. Choose one.)
An Ounce of Prevention: This track will consist of various presenters addressing areas of safety within church settings. Practical Resources for Churches will offer the new New York State & mandatory employer Sexual Harassment training. Pastors, Moderators, Trustees, come learn best practices for keeping your congregation safe.
Healthy Church: A Biblical Perspective: Facilitator Rev. Dr. David Cleaver-Bartholomew will guide you through the Apostle Paul’s Corinthian letters in an exploration of practices and characteristics of a healthy, vibrant church.
Boundary Awareness Refresher Training. This course will fulfill the 6-hour refresher course requirement for authorized ministers. For the first time, THIS TRAINING WILL BE OPEN TO LAITY. Come discover and understand the ethical boundaries required of all authorized ministers in the United Church of Christ.