The California-Pacific Conference of The United Methodist Church

Cal-Pac Leaders Training for Collegiate Ministry at Scarritt-Bennett

For three days this week at the Scarritt-Bennett Center in Nashville, TN Demetrio Beach, Edna Burems, Chair, Anne Hawthorne, Vice-Chair of the higher education and campus ministry council of the conference are attending the Training and Orientation for Annual Conference Leaders in Collegiate Ministry provided by GBHEM.

This event is designed for chairs of conference boards of higher education and campus ministry (BHECM), directors of connectional ministry and ministry with young people who impact collegiate ministry in an annual conferences. This year, echoing last year’s training, the theme is “The Wisdom of Speaking Well.” Modules include: Telling the Story of Collegiate Ministry, Creating, Training, and Managing Local Boards of Directors, Fundraising and Development Strategies taught by our very own Associate Director of Lay Leadership & Age-Level Ministries Demetrio Beach, Managing and Developing New Programs and Initiatives and Conducting Effective Assessment and Evaluations. The team will be return and beginning working with the Higher Education & Campus Ministry Council this month to set goals for the year.