Be Our Guest! two-session training
How to Welcome and Integrate Newcomers into your church.
This is a two-session Traction Track for Pastor plus two -three leaders. Together, teams will learn how to develop an intentional awareness of hospitality and develop simple, but strategic systems for welcoming, engaging, and discipling Guests to your church. This course will have specific implementation steps that can be applied to any church in any setting.
Session #1 : Thursday, October 10, from 10:00am-2:00pm
Hosted at: Rolling Plains UMC, 3350 Moxahala Park Road, Zanesville, OH 43701
Session #2: Wednesday, November 6, from 10:00am-2:00pm
Hosted at: The West Ohio Conference Center, 32 Wesley Blvd, Worthington, OH 43085
• REFLECTING GOD’S WELCOME and LOVE
“The quality of a church’s hospitality is a window into the true nature of its faith – or what our Guests surmise about our Faith and Values based upon the quality of the Welcome they Receive from us.”
Understanding and Incorporating a Biblical Foundation for Hospitality – Focusing on the Needs of our Guests.
• RELATIONSHIPS MATTER:
Even when surrounded by Crowds of People, Jesus always took time to minister to the Individual. Developing authentic and helpful ways to come alongside of your Guests as they take their next step on their Journey of Faith.
• SIMPLE STRATEGIC SYSTEMS
How to Develop Simple Strategic Systems of Guest Readiness that foster Connection and Opportunities for engagement in intentional Discipleship Pathways.
• MAXIMIZING YOUR MOMENTUM:
Creating and Sustaining a Guest Readiness Momentum to continually invest in your Guests from the Door to the Core.
Cost: $30.00 per person (includes lunches and materials)
* Registration is limited to 8 churches
*Biblical Hospitality. Lewis Center for Church Leadership. Wesley Theological Seminary. churchleadership.com