Date

October 2 - 4, 2015

Location

Hershey Lodge, Hershey, PA

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A CONFERENCE ON TRANSFORMATIONAL LEADERSHIP / Presented by the Northeastern Jurisdiction of the United Methodist Church

This innovative, resource-rich training opportunity seeks to equip emerging leaders throughout the Jurisdiction’s 10 annual conferences. Sponsored by the NEJ’s Vision Table, the conference will alter the way you think about how faith can be lived out in our churches and communities. You’ll discover new ways to more fully live into your identity as a leader. Possibilities abound.

Speakers will include:

  • Fiona Haworth – a spirit-filled, hospitality-driven corporate executive who brings the best of the boardroom to the church;.
  • Nadia Bolz-Weber – a visionary, boundary-breaking Lutheran pastor;
  • Leaders of The Chapel in Brunswick, Ga., a United Methodist church that is revolutionizing discipleship.
  • Albert Mosely, president of Gammon Theological Seminary, will provide theological reflections, engaging in a new kind of Christian conferencing with the presenters and participants.
  • Bishop Gary E. Mueller, of the Arkansas Episcopal Area, will offer invited guests from conference Cabinets and Boards of Ordained Ministry significant next steps in creating vital congregations.

Cost:

  • $25 for registration [Registration closes September 2nd]

Meal Plans:

  • Preconference session – $80
  • Main Session – $140
  • Preconference and Main sessions – $220

Hotel Accommodations:

  • Rooms at Hershey Lodge are SOLD OUT. Please find other accommodations at area hotels.

 

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Practicums / experimental learning

Twenty-seven practicums will provide experimental learning:

  • See God and your role in God’s world more clearly.
  • Know how to put your dreams and potential into action.
  • Love and enable your church to love in unexpected and transformative ways.
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Conference Schedule / schedule subject to change

On October 1, 2015 and the morning of October 2, 2015, an invitation-only learning experience will be held for annual conference Cabinets and Boards of Ordained Ministry. The Transformational Leadership Conference officially begins on October 2, 2015 at 2 p.m.

Ann Pearson

Day 1 – Welcome

  • Welcome and Instructions for the Day – with Ann Pearson
  • Greeting / Worship – with Bishop Matthews and Bishop Park
  • Bridging the sessions – with Bishop Mueller
With Fiona Haworth, Dr. Albert D. Mosley and Table Conversations

Day 1 – Plenary 1 “seeing”

Plenary 1 “seeing” with Fiona Haworth, Dr. Albert D. Mosley and Table Conversations.
With Rev. Nadia Bolz Weber, Dr. Albert D. Mosley and Table Conversations

Day 2 – Plenary II “knowing”

Plenary II “knowing” With Rev. Nadia Bolz Weber, Dr. Albert D. Mosley and Table Conversations
Nadia Bolz Weber

Day 2 – Q&A

Q & A with Nadia Bolz Weber
The Chapel leaders

Day 2 – Q&A

Q &A with The Chapel leaders
With Leaders from The Chapel in Brunswick, Ga., Dr. Albert D. Mosley and Table Conversations

Day 2 – Plenary III “loving”

Gathering worship Plenary 3   “loving” With Leaders from The Chapel in Brunswick, Ga., Dr. Albert D. Mosley and Table Conversations
No Speaker

Day 2 – NEJ Family Time

NEJ Family Time Introduction to Hershey mission and culture Entertainment – Reception – Vendor Shopping
Bishop Sandra Steiner-Ball

Day 3 – Worship

Worship; Bishop Sandra Steiner-Ball, preaching

Featured Speakers / hear what they have to say

Albert Mosley

President of Gammon Theological Seminary

Albert D. Mosley currently serves as the 15th 

Nadia Bolz-Weber is the founding pastor of House for All Sinners and

The Chapel

United Methodist congregation

The Chapel a unique United Methodist congregation in Brunswick, Ga., The Chapel’s

Fiona Haworth

United Methodist

Fiona Haworth, former Director of Talent for Southwest Airlines, has been

Conference Sponsor / a special thank you

The Northeastern Jurisdiction Vision Table, whose members seek to equip emerging leaders throughout all 10 annual conferences. For more information, visit www.nejumc.org.

Cokesbury, the bookstore of the United Methodist Church. Visit www.cokesbury.com.

The annual conferences of the Northeastern Jurisdiction:

Conference Location

A Conference on Transformational Leadership
Hershey Lodge
325 University Drive
Hershey, PA

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