Workshop for Parish and Congregational Leaders

FREE! Spring 2014 dates and sites below.

Designed to give leaders strategies and tools to empower families to grow in faith at home, this half-day workshop is:

Aligned with recent research on family assets and strengths.
Anchored in decades of experience in family ministry.
Built on the practical resources of Vibrant Faith @ Home.
TOPICS
Analytics Don't Lie
12 characteristics of a faith-forming activity that will actually get used at home.

Using Digital Media to Connect at Home

Strategies and tools help your families access the faith resources they need.

Home / Parish Partnership

Practical, doable, and effective ways to connect and extend such programs as Sunday school, religious education, sacramental preparation, youth ministry, adult faith formation, even Sunday worship.
AUDIENCE
Staff, Children's Ministry Team, Small Group Ministry Team, Adult Formation Team, Sunday School Teachers, Council/Vestry, Young Families "Core Team", other interested leaders, ministry leaders and teams from neighboring congregations.

PRESENTER
Leif Kehrwald Leif Kehrwald, Team Leader for Vibrant Faith @ Home. Living in Portland, OR Leif has worked in family ministry and faith formation on the local, regional, and national levels for more than thirty years.

COST
FREE, but please register. Click on date/site below for details. (except for Houston where there is a fee for lunch -- full day workshop.)

QUESTIONS
Contact Leif Kehrwald at lkehrwald@vibrantfaith.org or 503-351-9889.
PLUS photo DATES & SITES
February 12, 2014               Newton, IA                      Details & Register
February 28, 2014               Seattle, WA                     Details & Register
March 17, 2014                   Chicago, IL                      Details Coming
March 18, 2014                   Milwaukee, WI                 Details & Register
October 1, 2014                   Dallas, TX                       Details Coming
October 2, 2014                   Houston, TX                    Details Coming

Click here for updated site info and additional sites & dates. Interested in hosting a workshop in your area? Contact Leif Kehrwald at lkehrwald@vibrantfaith. org.