Urban & Multicultural Training Opportunities

Multicultural Ministry: Reaching a Changing World

This one day seminar designed for Judicatory leaders, pastors and lay leaders who are interested in reaching across cultural boundaries or within minority ethnic groups and immigrants, either to begin new ministries, host new ministries or enhance existing ministries.

Mobilizing Your Church for Growth Through Compassionate Ministries

This one day seminar designed for judicatory leaders, pastors and lay leaders who are interested in living “compassion as a lifestyle”, consistent with the character of Jesus, in a way that brings people to Christ, and builds community both within the local church and within the neighborhood. Our desire is that your compassionate outreaches will be part of your church growth strategy.

How to Develop a Compassionate Ministry Center

This two day seminar designed for judicatory leaders, pastors and lay leaders who are interested in serving the communities of both the needy in the church and those around it, by creating a non profit 501 c(3) that can address particular needs, mobilize resources, manage staff and volunteers, and align partnerships that are consistent with our evangelical orientation. Dean calls this seminar "Building Your Boat & Keeping it Afloat"

How to Become a Thriving Urban Church in a Changing World

This one day seminar designed for judicatory leaders, pastors and lay leaders who are interested in making the transformation from “small-town” thinking to dealing positively and creatively with diversity, change, transciency and polarization, yet consistent with Biblical and time-honored principles.