Browsing: Focus

Focus — For Denominational Leaders
While Focus is designed for those within the United Methodist Church with responsibilities beyond a single pastoral charge, leaders of other traditions may find the resources useful. If you’d like to receive an update of the latest relevant information for judicatory leaders from Lewis Center Senior Consultant Dr. Lovett H. Weems, Jr., subscribe free to Focus e-newsletter.

0 Welcome to “Focus”

In my new role as senior consultant for the Lewis Center for Church Leadership, I have been asked to build on our past efforts to equip conference and judicatory leaders. One new resource is Focus, a periodic e-newsletter specifically designed for leaders who have responsibility for more than one congregation or pastoral charge. The Lewis Center’s very popular weekly newsletter, Leading Ideas,…

0 New Online Course: “Maintaining Boundaries in a Digital Age”

Maintaining Boundaries in a Digital Age, a new online course in the Keeping Our Sacred Trust series, explores issues of clergy ethics in an era of instantaneous electronic communication. The course helps spiritual leaders stay healthy and attentive to appropriate boundaries amid new ministry challenges including social media, texting, online pornography, and more. The original Keeping Our Sacred Trust online course, Understanding Clergy Sexual Ethics,…