REACH! Webinars 2020-2021

 Each webinar took place at noon CDT/11 a.m. MDT and lasted about 90 minutes. A presentation was followed by a question-and-answer time with the presenter.

Past Webinars

May 14: REACH VIRTUALLY

Pivoting to lead a scattered church and engage new people with the good news, featuring presenters Gina Mueller and Michael Beck. View recording

June 4: REACH ReLAUNCH

Adaptive methods to re-launch into a new normal reaching new people, with presenter Dr. Phil Maynard, an expert in congregational development. View recording

Sept. 10: REACH SOMEBODY

The practice of credible messaging and “speaking up,” with presenter Rev. Matt Miofsky, lead pastor of The Gathering, a United Methodist Church in St. Louis, Missouri. View recording

Oct. 15: REACH ACROSS

Crossing social and cultural barriers to reach new people, with presenter Rev. Junius B. Dotson, General Secretary of Discipleship Ministries of The UMC. View recording

Nov. 12: Beyond Online Worship: Doable Discipleship Strategies 

This webinar featured doable, practical tips on how to take the next step as a pioneer in online ministry to go deeper and further with people in their discipleship. Rev. Rachel Gilmore and  Rev. Josh Meyers shared their top performing online discipleship tools. View recording.

Jan. 7, 2021: REACH AGAIN

Rev. Dr. Ron Bell Jr., pastor at Camphor Memorial UMC in St. Paul, Minnesota, spoke on the challenges of this cultural moment and the need for the church to reclaim its place in the arch of hope. View recording.