"Filling the Shepherd's Fold" Seminar
This upcoming weekend (Feb. 17-19) I am scheduled to be speaking about church planting/gathering at Reedy River PCA church in Conestee, SC. The theme of the seminar talks is "Filling the Shepherd's Fold: Theological, Practical and Methodological Insights on Outreach." Some of the topics that will be addressed are: I. Being Attractional The Biblical mandate, techniques & restrictions. Congregational involvement (i.e. hospitality, inviting, etc.) The importance of advertising. Accessibility Contextualization II. Being Missional Community engagement. Personal evangelism. The place and definition of Christian love. Realistic expectations. Time frames. The cost of outreach (emotionally and materially). The need for perseverance and prayer. Is there a time to refocus? … to quit? Real life experiences … mistakes, griefs and joys. The location and times of the seminars are listed below: Reedy River Presbyterian Church 46 So, Main St., Conestee, SC (south of Greenville, between Mauldin & Donaldson Center) FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17 ….. 7:30 - 9:00pm SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18 ….. 10:00 - 12:00 noon 12:00 - 1:00 pm lunch provided at the church (RSVPs will be appreciated) Fourth session ….. 1:00 - 2:00 pm No nursery will be provided. We would love to see you there and fellowship with you if you live in or near Greenville, SC.