Workshops, book sharing and presentations by a best-selling author will highlight the Elders Conference Pre-Assembly Event planned for later this month. The conference, entitled, "Tending to God’s Flock" takes place July 29, from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the Indiana Convention Center. Martha Grace Reese, author of, "Unbinding the Gospel: Real Life Evangelism," will be the guest speaker.
As part of the workshop, there will be sessions on "Prayer at the Table" and "Visitation" as well as a resource-sharing session for participants to receive and share books and tools they can use in their congregations. Registration is only $35 and includes continental breakfast and snacks. To register, go to www.disciples.org/ga and check "Elder’s Conference" on the General Assembly registration form, under the category "Registration Fee."