Concordia Center for the Family is joining forces with the Michigan District to offer 3 Family Life Ministry Seminars for churches and schools.
Topics will help congregations and schools understand, use, and implement family life education programming and resources on equipping parents as faith shapers, and establishing a parenting and marriage ministry.
Seminar #1 is titled How To Launch a Home-Centered Faith Forming Program. Speakers Kirk Weaver and Rev. Dr. Roger Theimer will cover how to implement Family Time and Faith Legacy curriculum and training resources to launch home-centered faith forming programming in the local church and school. This seminar will take place on September 30, 2017 at St. Paul, Hamburg.
Seminar #2, How To Launch a Parenting Ministry, will discuss how to implement Parent Education curriculum and training resources as a model to develop and launch a parenting ministry in your church and school. Speakers will be Dr. Scott Turansky and Joanne Miller, RN, BSN, of the National Center for Biblical Parenting. This seminar will take place on February 10, 2018 at Concordia University Ann Arbor.
In seminar #3, How to Implement a Biblical Marriage Ministry, Rev. Dr. Todd and Heather Biermann, of Life in God’s Way, will help churches and schools develop and teach couples Marriage in God’s Way, demonstrating how to implement a Biblical marriage ministry in the church and school to help couples get the most out of God’s gift of marriage. This final seminar will take place on September 22, 2018 at Faith, Grand Blanc.
Registration for the first and third seminar is $35/person OR a group of 4 or more is $25/person. Registration for the second seminar is $45/person OR a group of 4 or more is $35/person. There is a package discount if you register for all three. For more information about the seminars, click here. To register, click here.
Photo by Elisa Schulz/Michigan District, LCMS