Winter webinars for UM clergy continuing education

published 12/16/2019's full slate of Winter 2020 online CEU courses for UMC clergy is now available. All classes are one hour in length. A CEU certificate is sent to each participant following the session.

The fee for each class is $25. For those registering before January 8, a 20 percent discount is available using the code UMC20, reducing the fee to $20.

Clergy who can’t attend a webinar at the scheduled time can receive a video of the session by registering for the class. A recorded video is sent to each registrant.

The following is our schedule of classes for Winter 2020. Additional classes may be added later.


  • Jan. 8: Kevin Slimp - Growing Through Effective Church Communication
  • Jan. 9: Jason Moore & Roz Picardo: From Franchise to Local Drive
  • Jan. 14: Blake Bradford & Kay Kotan - Mission Possible
  • Jan 21: Glenna Manning: Preparing Your Congregation for Lent & Easter
  • Jan 30: Kay Kotan and Phil Schroeder - Launching Leaders
  • Feb. 4: Bishop Sharma Lewis - Preaching During Lent
  • Feb. 5: Jim Robey - What is Coaching and How Can It Help
  • Feb. 10: Rebekah Simon-Peter - Dream Like Jesus
  • Feb. 12: Susan Groseclose - Making Your Personal Preparations for Lent
  • Feb. 18: Ken Willard: Time Management for the Christian Leader
  • Mar. 04: Wil Cantrell: Looking Ahead to General Conference
  • Mar. 09: Kelly Brown & Ken Willard: Creating a Leadership Pathway for Your Church
  • Mar. 10: Cathy Townley & Gary Step: Starting a New Worship Service in an Existing Church

Registration Info:
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$25. Before January 8, $20 using the code UMC20.


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