April 12, 2018
Quadrennial Sexual Ethics Requirement
All clergy in the Alabama-West Florida Conference should mark their calendars for one of the below dates and locations for the Quadrennial Sexual Ethics Requirement, sponsored by the AWF Board of Ordained Ministry.
Dates and locations are as follows (choose one event to attend):
Saturday, August 25 at The Vision Center, Mobile
Monday, August 27 at St. James UMC, Montgomery
Tuesday, August 28 at FUMC Dothan
All times are 9am-3pm. Cost is $20. Registration is forthcoming.
There are two required reading pieces:
1. Read the Conference Policy
2. Saying No to Say Yes: Everyday Boundaries and Pastoral Excellence by Olsen and Devor.
A limited amount of book scholarships will be available. More information is forthcoming.
In response to those readings, please bring your written response that addresses the following:
-Describe your ministry setting and role.
-Discuss three takeaways from the required readings that would inform and enhance both your understanding and practice of healthy boundaries.
Your written response, turned in at the event, will serve as the attendance record. Be sure your name is on your work.
For questions or more information, contact Meghan Kelley at firstname.lastname@example.org.