Here is the schedule for LREDA's Professional Day at GA, including related events. Watch for a flyer and registration form coming in April, as well as further information about the events to which we are invited.
Wednesday, June 24, 2015 Multnomah Room, Doubletree Hotel, Portland, OR
8:00 -8:30 Registration
8:30 – 9:00 Worship
9:00-11:00 Susan Katz Miller, Keynote speaker
11:00-12:30 Special Memorial and Business Meeting
12:30- 1:45 Lunch
2:00-3:15 Berry St. Lecture—religious educators are invited, location TBA
3:30-5:30 Fahs Collaborative Shared Ministry event, Ambridge Event Center
Information about this event:
Celebration of Shared Ministry
June 24, 2015, 3:30 - 5:30 pm
The Ambridge Event Center
N Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Hear the latest from the Excellence in Shared Ministry Implementation Team and the 2014 Fahs Fellows, who will present their research that cuts across traditional professional roles.
Refreshments and conviviality will start your General Assembly off with fun!
This is a free event. Reserve your ticket today! http://www.eventbrite.com/e/celebration-of-shared-ministry-tickets-15522323688
The Fahs Lecture will be on Thursday, June 25, from 3-4:15 in the Portland Ballroom 251-252-253-258.
LIT workshops at GA:
"Moving from Clergy-centric to Collaborative Ministry" with Rev. Erik Wikstrom and Leia Durland Jones
"Creating Leadership Opportunities for Growth in a Diverse World"
This workshop will present a model of leadership in our congregations that embraces the best of shared ministry along with setting up a system where people who are historically marginalized are given a voice. This will encourage a holistic and collaborative process for empowering congregations to become robust and progressive organizations.
Aisha Hauser MSW
Rev. Natalie Fenimore
Rebecca Chatfield PhD