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Passing the Baton - Dallas, TX


Monday, April 27th 9-4PM

Pre- Day Workshops for District Superintendents. Supervisors, & New Church Developers

$95 if attending pre-day only

Learn successful transition strategies for any pastoral change

  • Understanding the “Change Over Zone” and how to manage it

  • Key essentials for long tenured pastoral changes

  • The role of the DS, the exciting pastor, the arriving pastor and the church, for a smooth transition.

    The 6 Essential Characteristics of a 2nd Pastor Following a Founder

    • 6 cautions for the Church when transitioning for the first time.

    • 5 realities Cabinets face in a first pastoral transition.

    • “Saying goodbye, saying hello”

Tuesday, April 28th - 9-4pm; thru Wednesday April 29th- 8am-12pm

Potential 2nd Pastors, DS’s, and Developers...

  • The 4 questions that cause a 2nd pastor anxiety and how to answer them.

  • Pre-Appointment protocol

  • Getting a running start!

  • How to celebrate the past while building a future

  • How to learn the culture of the church...and expand its vision.

  • Strategic preaching to get started 

Cost: Early Registration: $279 

Cost after March 31st: $329

Registrar: liliana@ntxumc.org

Workshop leader - Jim Ozier