Maroa, IL

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Thanks Maroa UMC for your invitation to be a part of the community festival with you on Saturday! The city of Maroa hosted a fall festival on their main downtown street and Maroa UMC took care of a portion of … Continued

Encounter Weekend in Worden, IL

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Worden United Methodist Church is a small, yet thriving church on the edge of the Metro St. Louis area.  Though they are a secluded, small town of about 1000 people, they are part of the large Edwardsville School District. Last … Continued

Good. Fast. Cheap. Pick Two…

This is a pretty standard thought that I’ve heard in a variety of places.  I was in a meeting and someone said, “you’ve got good, fast and cheap, pick two.”  It makes sense. And it’s worth thinking of again as … Continued

Four Things I Give Attention To When Developing A Conference Or Event.

I have had the privilege of developing and participating in countless retreats, conferences, ministry events, camps, and seminars over the last few years.  Though there are lots of little things that need to be in place, here are four things I give … Continued

Compounding Days in Ministry

I know this isn’t scientific data, but it’s been my experience that the weight of days compound during youth events, camps, and conferences.  If Monday is valued as a day, then Tuesday builds on it and is actually worth a … Continued

Ideas for Ministry Events

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One of the primary purposes for the existence of Harvest Ministry Teams is to be a resource to the church.  We have served in several styles of events and here are some samples of the schedules / ministries.  We would … Continued