2024 Regional Assembly

New this year are Pre-Assembly Workshops

Are you interested in learning more about topics such as Christian Nationalism, Worship & Wonder, Palestine and Gaza, How to Preach a Dangerous Sermon? We have some workshops for you! Learn more about each workshop and register for them today!

Christian Nationalism: Presenter: Rev. Beau Underwood 

The dangers of Christian Nationalism are increasingly prominent in our public debates but there’s often little understanding of what this ideology actually involves. This workshop will explain what Christian Nationalism is, how mainline Protestants (including us Disciples) have contributed to it, and practical ways to effectively respond.

Location: Allisonville Christian Church 
Date:  Saturday, June 22, 2024
Time:  10:00 AM EDT
Register here

Children Worship and Wonder: Presenter: Rev. Linda Presley 

The Children Worship & Wonder Workshop will focus on the who, what, where why & how of the program. It will point out the benefits for children & parents. Pastor Linda invites current and/or past storytellers to share their experiences and those who would like to learn more to attend this workshop and find out how your congregation can enhance its ministry with children.

Location: Zoom
Date: Saturday, August 10, 2024
Time: 10:00 AM EDT
Register here

Palestine and Gaza:  Presenter: Dr. Peter Makari  

The world’s attention is on Israel/Palestine, and particularly on Gaza. However, our Palestinian partners remind us that the history of crisis in Gaza did not begin on Oct. 7, 2023. It is a history that goes much deeper. Hear from the Global Ministries Global Relations Minister for the Middle East and Europe, Dr. Peter Makari, on Saturday, September 14, to learn more about this history, explore the context of the current crisis, and hear about how the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) has responded.

Location: Zoom
Date: September 14, 2024
Time: 10:00 AM EDT
Register here

Details to Come about an additional pre-assembly workshop
Preaching in an Election Year: Presenter:   

We are finalizing details for this workshop that will address the particular challenge of preaching in the current political climate, especially in an election year. Watch for details coming soon.  

Details about this Pre-Assembly workshop will be available soon.

Indiana Regional Assembly will be held on Saturday, October 12, 2024 at
Light of the World Christian Church
4646 N. Michigan Rd.
Indianapolis, IN 46208

Registration is now open and can be found here.

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