“Where Compassion and Evangelism Meet”Same event is offered Saturday, Sept. 29 at Crossroads UMC in Oakdale. See details.
Keynote Speaker Jorge Acevedo. Touched by the grace of God at 17 and delivered from a life of addictions, his greatest delight is connecting people to Jesus and the Church. Jorge is the Lead Pastor at Grace Church, a multi-site, UM congregation in Southwest Florida with five campuses. In 2007, he was named the Distinguished Alumni of the Year at Asbury Theological Seminary. In 2009, the Foundation for Evangelism named Jorge the Distinguished Evangelist of the United Methodist Church. He has served on the Bishop’s Commission on a Way Forward. Jorge co-authored The Grace-Full Life: God’s All-Reaching, Soul-Saving, Character-Shaping, Never-Ending Love (2017).
- Vital Congregations (Rediscovering Our Wesleyan DNA)
- Lord, Send Us the People Nobody Else Wants or Sees
- Making Disciples of People on the Margins
School Adoption Ministries, Working with Social Service Agencies,
Seeing All the People and Connecting with Them
Same event at two locations from 9:30am- 3:30pm
Friday, September 28 - Glenwood UMC - 2931 Myrtle St, Erie
Saturday, September 29 - Crossroads UMC - 1000 Crossroads Dr, Oakdale.
Group registration before 9/18 - $20/person
Single Registration before 9/18 - $25/person
All Registrations after 9/17 are $30/person