Church elders will want to take advantage of the Elders Conference pre-assembly event that takes place 8:30 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, July 29 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. "Tending to God's Flock" will be the theme for the conference which will feature Martha Grace Reese, author of "Unbinding the Gospel: Real Life Evangelism." Reese and Russ White, president of Christian Board of Publication, will facilitate a plenary session on Spiritual Leadership that offers elders methods for "tending" to their own internal preparation as leaders in their faith communities. Workshops also will be held.
The price has been reduced for this year's conference from $65 to $35. So don't miss out. Sign up today by going to: www.disciples.org/ga
The 2009 General Assembly will start at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 29 at the convention center.