These annual events will offer all clergy the opportunity to join together with partners from different backgrounds to learn and reflect on transitional times in their ministry. During the event, there will be opportunities for discussion, reflection and learning. The TWT Program Coordinator is open to suggestions for questions and topics to be addressed at a future event.
Leading in a Liminal Season - Susan Beaumont
Rev. Susan Beaumont is a coach, consultant and the author of How to Lead When You Don't Know Where You are Going: Leading in a Liminal Season.
Location: Southbridge Hotel & Conference Center, 14 Mechanic Street, Southbridge, MA
Clergy Affinity Groups are facilitate by a topic expert and will provide the opportunity for meaningful relationships between similarly-positioned clergy around a topic or theme. Groups will be formed and programming will be crafted based upon each group’s own unique ministerial focus. These Affinity Groups are conducive to creating a safe space in which clergy can learn and grow through deep sharing and honest reflection.
Upcoming Affinity Groups
The Art of Preaching
Focus: The discipline and art of preaching as a way of touching lives, addressing today’s spiritual hunger and nourishing the preacher's soul. The group is open to all styles and experience levels.
Group Leader: Rev. Susan Cartmell
Location: TBD according to geography of participants