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Stewards of the Vision


Last week I had the opportunity to join the new District Superintendents and Directors of Connectional Ministries for their orientation week in Lake Junaluska, North Carolina.The CT Staff has been a part of the faculty for the new DCM track of this event for the past few years, and each year it proves to be a rich opportunity to connect with leaders who have a similar, connectional functions within our church.
Our time together focused on the strategies and best practices for navigating their new role as “stewards of the vision.”I was able to share with them some of the ways the Connectional Table is also seeking to steward resources toward our missional priorities.We continue to focus on bearing fruit in the Four Areas of Focus, and we are designing assessment and evaluation tools to help us measure our collective progress in this work.
The keynote speaker at the event was Rev. Lisa Greenwood from the Texas Methodist Foundation. She spent time helping leaders unde…