IMPACT Mission Celebration: encourage. challenge. educate. inspire.
Who is Hosting: Capital District Mission Strategy Team
Who Should Attend: Representatives from each of the 100 Capital District congregations: mission chairs, pastors, mission leaders, communications staff/volunteers, church council members, leaders in congregations, people interested in mission
What: Event to gather representatives from each of the 100 congregations in the district to connect and celebrate around three missional streams:
-Our public school children and their families
-Our Hispanic/Latino brothers and sisters
-Our hungry and needy neighbors, locally and globally
Activities will include:
- Provide gathering to meet/network/connect with others of similar interest
- Sharing knowledge for all levels, including those just beginning
- Hands-on mission including assembling Welcome Home Kits.
- Worship celebration with Bishop Hope Morgan Ward
Where: Johnston County Community College Campus, 245 College Rd, Smithfield, NC 27577
When: The afternoon of Sunday, April 22, 2018
Schedule for IMPACT:
- 1:00-2:30 Registration, Food, Hands on Mission, Exhibits
- 1:30-2:30 Breakout Sessions #1, Food, Hands on Mission, Exhibits
- 2:45-3:45 Breakout Sessions #2, Food, Hands on Mission, Exhibits
- 4:00-5:00 Worship-for everyone!
Why: Unite around mission–identify common resources and variances in resources, share experiences, make connections with other congregations, find synergies, improve coordination of similar missions, and start dialogues that will sustain beyond the event.
How: Please save the date for now–registration and more details will be available soon at here at www.capitaldistrictnc.org/impact-2017
What You Can Do NOW: Just because it’s not yet April doesn’t mean you can’t be involved.
- Join in the conversation on the Facebook group: “Capital District IMPACT Mission Celebration”
- Volunteer to share your paradigm at a table in our display area so that others may learn from your thriving mission efforts in these streams.
- Gather a team from your congregation who will attend the event and share its contents with the rest of your congregation.
Spread the Word! Get involved by sharing God’s mission already taking place in our district by posting stories, photos and videos:
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