Archive for April, 2009

Appreciative Inquiry Workshop

Wednesday, April 29th, 2009

Mark Lau Branson knows how to turn a conversation into a transforming exerience… Mark Lau Branson is Coming to Illinois May 19, 2009  9 AM – 4 PM  just south of Utica, IL Clergy of all denominations are invited to a Mark Lau Branson workshop on Appreciative Inquiry. Branson is the author of Memories, Hopes and Conversations: […]


Thursday, April 23rd, 2009

Computers, Hymnals, Chair, Robes…Every Church has something that is still good but needs to be discarded. Every Church has something it needs just a few more of to finish the set. Mission Projects, Retreats, Seminars, Arts Events…Every Church has something they want other people to know about. Every Church has people looking for something to do. Bring […]

In Formation? Transformation! another right answer

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009

I went to a meeting last night and it was actually fun, exciting and possibly transformational. The group included staff people, work group moderators, Presbytery Council members and elected leaders of the Presbytery of Chicago. We watched the film, Everyday Creativity, by DeWitt Jones, a freelance photographer who has done a lot of work for […]

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