Sharing Faith with New People and Younger People in Today’s Context
When: November 10, Saturday, 8:30 AM – 3 PM
Where: Hopewell UMC, 852 Hopewell Road, Downingtown, PA
Who (Presenter): The Rev. Jasmine Smothers, Lead pastor: Atlanta First UMC, Atlanta, G
The Rev. Jasmine Rose Smothers became the first female, African-American appointed and the youngest lead pastor of historic First Atlanta First UMC. She serves her church, conference and community as an ordained elder, preacher, teacher, church consultant, leadership coach, author, community advocate and self-proclaimed “technology geek.”
She has participated on many task forces on Ministry with Young People, contributed to several publications and is the co-author of the best-selling book, Not Safe For Church: The Ten Commandments for Reaching New Generations.
Are you ready to be the congregation that is Not Safe for Church and that connects with new people in new and meaningful ways? Congregations must start engaging in new practices that push beyond their comfort zones. This groundbreaking book shares 10 ways for moving out of your comfort zone to engage new generations and see your community with new eyes.