This REACH! event will be led by Rev. Fred Vanderwerf, superintendent of the Southern Prairie District and by Rev. Ben Ingebretson, the Dakotas-Minnesota Area’s director of new church development.
About this Session
Post-pandemic will be a unique time for local engagement and invitation. Now is the time for fresh efforts to engage new people with the good news of Jesus. This 90-minute webinar will equip you with 10 “doable” strategies your congregation can put to use to build trust, relationship and engagement with new people.
A recording of this session and additional materials will be available on this webpage after the event.
About the Speakers
Rev. Ben Ingebretson is the Dakotas-Minnesota Area’s director of new church development. His work includes strategically identifying areas and audiences ripe for new churches, including multi-site ministries and cultivating partner/parent churches that can reach into those areas. He provides direction, resources, training, and appropriate intervention for effective stewardship of people and resources.
Rev. Fred Vanderwerf superintends the work in the Southern Prairie District. He oversee churches and pastors in the district.
Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church