Spring Sprout
Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

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Ministry Lab at United Theological Seminary
767 N Eustis St., Ste. 140
St. Paul, MN 55114

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Emily Meyer

This event will be moved to an online format. Details for connecting via Zoom will be announced soon. Be sure to RSVP so you don't miss these details.

Faith formation and worship leaders, join your UCC, UMC & Presbyterian colleagues for the Ministry Lab's first annual Spring Sprout on May 12.

Let seeds of innovation take root in contemplative practices, get fertilized with new resources, be watered by empowering colleagues, and watch your ministries bloom!
Come for a panel of United Theological Seminary faculty and staff, and get inspired and refueled for innovations. Bring your challenges, questions and ideas to share with Karen Hutt and Kyle Roberts.
Spring Sprout offers:

  • Introductory contemplative practice sessions: sink into the ground of all being for renewed resilience & joy!
  • The latest progressive worship resources and curricula for all ages: the first little sprigs of your 2020-2021 program year!
  • Networking opportunities: cultivate the healthy biodiversity of partnerships for worship, faith formation & service!

2:00 – Check-in
2:10 – Opening Contemplative Practice (Led by Rev. Emily Meyer)
2:30 – Children’s Curricula Overview & Discussion
2:45 – Middle School & Youth Curricula/Programming Overview & Discussion
3:00 – Adult Studies Resources Overview & Discussion
3:15 – Intergenerational Ministries Resources Overview & Discussion
3:30 – Worship Planning Resources Overview & Discussion
3:45 – Inspiring Innovation Panel Discussion: bring your questions, challenges & ideas for Karen Hutt, Kyle Roberts, and more
4:15 – Networking & Partnership Discussions: How Can We Support, Strengthen & Affirm One Another in Bringing This All Home?
4:40 – Closing Contemplative Practice (Led by Rev. Emily Meyer)
5:00 – Departure

Facilitated by Rev. Emily Meyer: certified contemplative prayer small group and retreat leader & creator/planner/writer and leader of numerous curricula, intergenerational dramas, and traditional and contemplative worship experiences.

Please RSVP with Emily Meyer at ministrylab@unitedseminary.edu

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Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404


(612) 870-0058