This Week’s Webinars
Tuesday, March 31st 11:00 a.m. Des Moines Presbytery weekly Zoom gathering
Tuesday, March 31st 1:00 p.m. NCI & Prospect Hill weekly updates with Ken Green from BOP
Thursday, April 2nd 11:00 a.m. 1001 New Worshipping Communities Zoom collaborative
Thursday, April 2nd 2:00 p.m. Sheltering in Place – Synod of Lakes and Prairies
The Ministry Collaborative (Macedonian Ministry)
The Ministry Collaborative hosts a weekly webinar with nationally known leaders who offer their wisdom regarding the current issues facing the church.
Wednesday, April 1 1:00 p.m. – Proclamation and Witness in this Moment
Tom Long and Donyelle McCray No registration required.
- April 8 (Holy Week) – Willie Jennings and Denise Thorpe: Joy as Resistance to Despair
Office of Special Offerings
Wednesday, April 1 12:00 p.m. – One Great Hour of Sharing During Covid-19 Crisis
This webinar will address how congregations can continue participating in One Great Hour of Sharing.
Practical Resources for Churches
April 2, 2020 12:00 p.m. Caring for Neighbors – From a Distance
This webinar offers suggestions for how churches can care for people in the community when we literally can’t be close to them. Many of these ideas for reaching out beyond the congregation may help the church care for its own members more effectively as well.
Mondays/Thursdays 10 AM The Presbyterian Foundation in conjunction with other ministries will offer twice weekly webinars that will help equip ministers and the congregations they lead and serve to respond to this crisis. Join via Zoom https://zoom.us/j/9797655080
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Called to Teach: Basics for Sunday School during covid-19 Leader: Debbie Kolacki
Easter and Holy Week in a Time of Social Distancing Leader Marcia McFee
Church Websites 101 Leader: Eric Seiberling
Tips for Bringing Worship Alive and Keeping It Real in Live Stream Leader: Marcia McFee
Worship Design Studio
Iowa Department of Public Health has the latest COVID-19 information
COVID-19 in Iowa includes the latest updates from Governor Kim Reynolds
The PC(USA) Store has free online resources and activities for children
Illustrated Ministry is providing free, weekly faith formation resources for all ages
Illustrated Ministry is providing Prayers for When You Feel Anxious, which includes coloring pages
Children’s Worship Bulletins has put together a packet of free resources
Home Touch is a resource where you can create a Christian-based outreach ministry to your homebound members