Leadership the UU Way
Type of event: Training
Sponsor: Central East Region of the UUA
First Unitarian Church, Wilmington offers a day of exploring leadership for the UU faith community. This interactive workshop is free to leaders and potential leaders in Unitarian Universalist congregations within the Joseph Priestley District. Please RVSP to the First Unitarian Church at 302-478-2384 or to rgspeck [at] comcast [dot] net to reserve your place.
9:30 – 9:55 Coffee and Fellowship
9:55 – 10:00 Opening Worship
10:00 – 12:00 What Makes Your Heart Sing? Join Rev. Roberta Finkelstein for an interactive workshop that will help you discover something inside of you that calls you to service and leadership. Together we will dispel some of the stereotypes about leadership and examine the very diverse characteristics that are actually needed in a community of faith like ours. Each participant will explore ways that would allow them to be in service to their congregation and community in the most spiritually satisfying way possible.
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch on Your Own or Brown Bag
1:00 – 3:00 What Makes Healthy Leaders? Rev. Dr. Richard Speck leads participants in understanding how to create and nurture servant leaders within the church. The shared ministry model for congregations will be explored and discussed. Best practices in leadership will be shared with participants contributing their observations as well as those gathered from others over the past fifteen years.
3:00 – 3:15 Wrap-up and Closing