"We have always done it this way." Those famous last words don't have to stop change cold. You can learn creative and participatory methods for facilitating change in local congregations and community organizations. This workshop is targeted particularly to predominantly Hispanic/Latino/a contexts. Techniques to be discussed include engaging groups in authentic conversations, building teams, developing consensus, solving problems, generating ideas for action and resolution and designing a consensus workshop. Participants will earn a certificate for ToP® Facilitation Methods.
Presenters: Mr. Dionisio Salazar and Ms. Linda Ximenes
Date: April 6-7, 2017
Time: April 6 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; April 7: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary, McCord Community Center
100 East 27th Street, Austin, 78705
Cost: $100 (includes lunch both days)
Please let us know by April 1st if you will require housing for this event so that we can prepare for your stay
In Spanish with English support.
Recommended for: pastoral leaders serving congregations in which Hispanic/Latino/a people are in the majority. Ordained elders, Licensed Local Pastors, Certified Ruling Elders, and all priests and pastors welcome.