Have you thought about growing your church? Are you excited about Unitarian Universalism, and looking for ways to let others know about our spiritual communities and all the wonderful things that go on there? First Parish Church in Taunton, Massachusetts, is hosting a conference, “Growth: Strategies for Your Congregation” on October 26 to 27. The Taunton congregation welcomes Unitarian Universalists from far and wide to attend this ecumenical conference, which will focus on:
- Understanding your community.
- Understanding the current realities facing your congregation.
- Seeing your congregation’s mission field differently.
- Designing events that will enhance hospitality.
- Developing networking strategies.
- Building teams for growth and creating a plan for going forward.
Paul Nickerson, their presenter, has a proven track record of helping churches grow in both number and vitality. An experienced UCC minister, he is a senior consultant to the Griffith Coaching Network and has worked with many denominations. Peter Bowden, a television producer and church consultant, will also be presenting on Social Media in our time.
When? – Friday, October 26, 6:00 to 9:00 p.m., and Saturday, October 27, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where? – First Parish Church in Taunton, 76 Church Green, Taunton, Massachusetts.
How much? – $125 per person or $350 for a team of four.
Please register by Saturday, October 20, 2012.
Conference Brochure: Taunton Growth Conference
About the Main Presenter: About Paul Nickerson