Rev. Leslie Dotson
Associate Regional Minister

Sept 23: Digital Regional Youth Group Begins

Sep 10, 2020|0 Comments

Like all our congregations and clergy, the Regional Youth Council is improvising and adapting to offer opportunities for the Region's youth groups to play, pray, worship, study, and serve.  This fall, RYC is offering four digital youth group gatherings for Chi Rho and CYF on the theme, Reconnect with God. These monthly gatherings will last 90 minutes and meet via Zoom.  To maintain the security of our meetings we ask youth group leaders will need to register.  Email Michael Davison for more information. DRYG (Digital Regional Youth Group) kicks off Sept 23rd, with the focus on spiritual pract [...]

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Reconciliation Grant Helps Fund FCC Stroud’s Children’s Ministry

Sep 9, 2020|0 Comments

Funding Provides New Children & Youth Coordinator FCC Stroud is benefiting from two grants and finding ways to serve its community. One grant was received from the Oklahoma Region’s Faith in Action Reconciliation grant program. The Oklahoma Disciples Foundation provided a second grant with funding from four of its endowments including Children, Youth & Young Adults, Education of Clergy & Laity, Pastoral Support, and United Ministries for Higher Education. Using the two grants, FCC Stroud called Israel Ragle to serve as Children & Youth Coordinator, beginning her ministry on Au [...]

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Pension Fund Webinar: Clergy Financial Wellness

Sep 3, 2020|0 Comments

Ministers’ financial lives are complicated: salaries are varied, some are burdened with debt, and they want to be generous as well as save for the future. Learn how to cut through the confusion and about new resources that will help answer your toughest money questions so you can find your path to financial wellness. Join Rev. Thomas McCracken with Pension Fund of the Christian Church at 3:30 pm (CT) on September 15, 2020. This webinar will explore elements of clergy compensation and share how Pension Fund is finding new ways to support clergy and their congregations. At Pension Fund, our mis [...]

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Worship Design Studio Webinars for Advent and More

Sep 2, 2020|0 Comments

Dr. Marcia McFee Multi-Session Planning Webinars The Worship Design Studio is offering live stream webinars for planning creative worship experiences. The liturgical year starts anew with the season of Advent. You will likely be taking a very different approach to worship during one of the busiest times of the year. Whether you are anticipating making alterations to your community's most beloved traditions or looking for some fresh ideas to bring comfort, hope, and peace to the folks in your care these webinars offered by nationally-known Dr. Marcia McFee can help. The Advent/Christmas sessio [...]