Welcoming Ministry Online Course

Welcoming 101 Online Course 

How do you welcome visitors to your church? “Welcoming Ministry 100" (WL100) can help you expand your knowledge and skills in welcoming. This course will prepare you to lead local churches in establishing and maintaining a dynamic ministry of welcoming and radical hospitality.

Download the course overview and syllabus (PDF, 48.1KB).Click here for a sample resource from the course.

Course Details:

  • Cost: $29.99
    • January 22 - March 5, 2014
    • March 12 - April 23, 2014
    • May 7 - June 18, 2014
    • July 9 - August 20, 2014
    • September 10 - October 22, 2014
    • November 5 - December 17, 2014
  • Upon successful completion, learners are awarded 1 ALLLM CEU.

What will you learn?

 By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Interpret what it means to be a welcoming and hospitable congregation
  • Identify and enlist team members for welcoming ministry in local congregations
  • Lead opportunities for your congregation to assess welcoming strengths and weaknesses
  • Identify what your church is known for and how to reach out to the local community
  • Prepare to begin or renew their church’s Welcoming Certified Congregation process

What can I expect?

This 3-part, online course allows learners to complete the 6-week schedule at their own pace, at their convenience. In the course, you will

  • read information,
  • explore multimedia materials,
  • engage in discussion forums,
  • complete assignments,
  • take quizzes, and
  • share feedback.

How to Register

A limited number of virtual seats are available for this course and are first come, first serve. Seats will no longer be available after the course is full or once the course begins.

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