Mission training event at Trinity on the Hill UMC bringing leaders from across the connection to North Georgia


Thomas Kemper, General Secretary of the General Board of Global Ministries of Global Ministries (pictured), and The Rev. Dick McClain of The Mission Society will be featured preachers at the upcoming mission event at Trinity on the Hill in Augusta Feb. 2.

This will be an exceptional training event to assist churches in local and international outreach. Workshops will be facilitated by mission leaders from the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church, the Mission Society, the World Methodist Evangelism Institute, Global Praise, and the North Georgia Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church. 
Participants will choose one morning session and one afternoon session from an impressive list of offerings including:
  • Children’s Ministry and Mission - Kim Torres, GBGM Church & Community Worker
  • Christ and Culture in Africa - Mande Muyombo, GBGM
  • Congregational Mission Bridges to the World - Mike Selleck, NGUMC
  • Developing Strong Mission Partnerships - Patrick Friday, GBGM
  • Evangelism & Mission - Winston Worrell, World Methodist Evangelism Institute
  • Mission as Bridge of Church and Community and Building Bridges to Youth and Young Adults in Your Community - Jasmine Smothers, NGUMC
  • Mission Leader Training: 5 Ps of Missions Done Well in the Local Church - Stan Self, The Mission Society
  • Missionaries for the 21st Century - Thomas Kemper, GBGM
  • Multicultural Ministry - Nora Martinez, GBGM
  • Muslims, Christians, and Jesus - Dick McClain, The Mission Society
  • Singing God’s Song: From Everywhere to Everywhere - Debra Tyree, GBGM Global Praise
Lunch and refreshments will be provided for $10 payable the day of the event at the registration table. Registration is required as seating may be limited due to interest in the classes.

Check-in begins at 8:30 a.m., with opening assembly and worship at 9 a.m. led by Rev. Dick McClain and Dr. Thomas Kemper. Workshops begin after worship. The church is on Augusta at 1330 Monte Sano Ave., Augusta (beside Augusta State University). Register online at www.trinityonthehill.net or call the missions office 706-738-8822, ext. 57.