Williamsport

Equipping God's People Courses 

EGP is coming to the east side of Lycoming County this Fall! Send a team of lay people from your church to learn, pray and consider how God may use them at this incredibly important time in history while growing their leadership skills to help guide your congregation to greater effectiveness in disciple-making.  The class is sponsored by the East Lycoming Network and Montoursville area Network.

Location:         Bethel United Methodist Church, 513 Spruce Street, Montoursville, PA 17754

Time:               Thursday evenings (every other week), 6-9 pm

Dates:               September 7, 21, October 5, 19, November 2, 16, 30, December 14

Fee:                  $25

 

Books: These are required for the class and should be purchased in advance - available on Amazon or at most bookstores.

                  Renovate or Die by Bob Farr

                  Simple Church by Thom Rainer and Eric Geiger

                  The Externally Focused Church by Rich Rusaw and Eric Swanson

                  The Healthy Small Church by Dennis Bickers

 

Leaders:   Pastor Kevin Martin (Pennsdale Trinity/Huntersville Charge) and Tammy Kriner (Laity-Clarkstown UMC)

Registration Deadline:  September 1, 2017

 

This course also fulfills the training requirements for Basic and Certified Lay Servant Ministers. For more information, visit http://growingeffectivechurches.org/index.php/leadership-development/lay-servant-leadership-development.

 

Equipping God’s People - Registration Form

Bethel UMC - Montoursville – beginning September 7, 2017

 

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Registrant Name: _____________________________________________________

Your Church Name: ________________________________________________________

Phone #: _________________________________    E-mail: ____________________________________

 

Please make $25 check payable to “Williamsport District UMC” and mail with registration form by September 1 to:

Williamsport District Office
2420 Nottingham Road
Williamsport, PA 17701

 



EGP is coming to Tioga County this Fall! Send a team of lay people from your church to learn, pray and consider how God may use them at this incredibly important time in history while growing their leadership skills to help guide your congregation to greater effectiveness in disciple-making.

Location:        First United Methodist Church, 67 E. Wellsboro Street, Mansfield, PA 16933

Time:              Sunday afternoons, 4pm - 7pm

Dates:             September 10, 24, October 1, 15, 22, 29, November 12, 19

Fee:                 $25

Books:            These are required for the class and should be purchased in advance - available on Amazon or at most bookstores.

                  Renovate or Die by Bob Farr

                  Simple Church by Thom Rainer and Eric Geiger

                  The Externally Focused Church by Rich Rusaw and Eric Swanson

                  The Healthy Small Church by Dennis Bickers


Leaders:   Denise Haskins (pastor, First UMC Mansfield), Nancy Townsend (Certified Lay Minister)

Registration Deadline:  September 1, 2017


This course also fulfills the training requirements for Basic and Certified Lay Servant Ministers. For more information, visit http://growingeffectivechurches.org/index.php/leadership-development/lay-servant-leadership-development.


Equipping God’s People - Registration Form

First UMC, Mansfield – beginning September 10, 2017

 

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Registrant Name: _____________________________________________________

Your Church Name: ________________________________________________________

Phone #: _________________________________    E-mail: ____________________________________

 

Please make $25 check payable to “Williamsport District UMC” and mail with registration form by September 1 to:

Williamsport District Office
2420 Nottingham Road
Williamsport, PA 17701



The United Methodist Churches of: Athens, Milan, Ulster, Luther’s Mills, Rome, North Orwell, North Towanda, Towanda, Powell, Monroeton, New Albany, New Era, French Asylum, Liberty Corners…

As summer comes to a close why not consider investing a little time with God. Why not do something to be better equipped for leadership and partnership in Kingdom Work. This September we will be offering the EGP (Equipping Gods People) course throughout our Network (cluster). It will be at First Towanda UMC. Classes will begin on Thursday September 7, 2017 and the first Thursday of the month for 8 months through April 12, 2018. We will start with gathering (and dinner for some) at 5:30 pm, class will begin at 6:00 pm and finish at 9:00. (Our first gathering will be for orientation and to insure everyone has their needed printed materials.)

 

Location:         First United Methodist Church of Towanda, 105 Main Street, Towanda, PA

Time:               Thursdays (5:30) 6pm-9pm

Dates:           September 7, October 5, November 2, December 8, 2017January 4, February 1, March 1, April 5, May 3, 2018

Fee:                 $25

Books:            These are required for the class and should be purchased in advance - available on Amazon or at most bookstores.

                  Renovate or Die by Bob Farr

                  Simple Church by Thom Rainer and Eric Geiger

                  The Externally Focused Church by Rich Rusaw and Eric Swanson

                  The Healthy Small Church by Dennis Bickers

 

Leaders: Bruce Marks and Pam Wright. Pastor Sherry Good and possibly our newest member of the Network Pastor Damien Brooks (Pastor at N. Towanda, French Asylum and Liberty Corners) will be making special visits to help as well.

Registration Deadline:  September 4, 2017

This course also fulfills the training requirements for Basic and Certified Lay Servant Ministers. For more information, visit http://growingeffectivechurches.org/index.php/leadership-development/lay-servant-leadership-development.

 

Equipping God’s People - Registration Form

First UMC, Towanda – beginning September 7, 2017

 

(Please Print)

 

Registrant Name: _____________________________________________________

Your Church Name: ________________________________________________________

Phone #: _________________________________    E-mail: ____________________________________

 

Please make $25 check payable to “Williamsport District UMC” and mail with registration form by September 4 to:

Williamsport District Office
2420 Nottingham Road
Williamsport, PA 17701