Addiction Response Ministry Seminar

When: Saturday, June 22, 2019

Time: 9:30 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.

Where:

  • First United Methodist Church
  • 200 East North Street
  • Butler, PA 16001

We invite you to join a movement to save lives as we respond to the addiction epidemic in our region! The Western PA Conference of the United Methodist Church is offering a seminar designed to help individuals and churches gain knowledge about how to support persons in addiction and/or in recovery and their families.   Learn practical information about how to make connections in your own community and make a positive difference in the name of Jesus Christ.  The seminar will include worship, a panel discussion, and break-out sessions.  All persons – both clergy and laity – are invited to attend!  Please invite friends and family to join you for this inspiring seminar!  

Registration Fee: $15 per person

  • Registration deadline is Monday, June 17, 2019

A delicious lunch will be catered by ARK, a group of persons in recovery

Special Dietary Requests:

  • Gluten Free
  • Vegetarian

Schedule:
     9:00 A.M.     Registration & Coffee Fellowship
     9:30 A.M.    Worship
    10:30 A.M.    Break
    10:45 A.M.    Panel Discussion: “How Can the Church Support People in Recovery?”
    12:00 P.M.    Lunch & Information Tables 
     1:00 P.M.    Break-out Session #1
     2:00 P.M.    Break
     2:15 P.M.    Break-out Session #2
     3:15 P.M.    Closing and Prayer

If you have any questions, please contact Rev. Renee Mikell, Assistant to the Bishop at 1-800-886-3382 (ext. 222) or Rev. Alyce Weaver Dunn, Director of Connectional Ministries at 1-800-886-3382 (ext.234).
 

 

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Breakout Session One (1PM - 2PM)

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Becoming a Recovery Friendly Church
Practical Ministry Ideas
Personal Testimonies
Dynamics of Re-entry and Family Reunification
Reality Tour: Prevention for Youth
From Parsonage to Recovery House
The Damaging Effect of Stigma: Why We Need to Change the Conversation
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Breakout Session # 2 (2:15PM - 3:15PM)

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Becoming a Recovery Friendly Church
Practical Ministry Ideas
Personal Testimonies
Freedom from Addiction
Bridge to Housing
Introduction to the 12 Steps
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Special Dietary Requests:
Gluten Free
Vegetarian
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