East Central District Local Church Leadership Training
Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 9:00 AM to 12:45 PM

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Solid Rock United Methodist Church
440 S. Kirkman Road
Orlando, FL 32811

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Claudia Sava

Join us on Saturday, December 8 for committee specific trainings.
9:00am Fellowship and Light Refreshments
9:30am - 11:00am
Sound Financial Practices 101 - Tony Prestipino, Conference Treasurer
This class will cover tax related regulations including issues such as W2, 941, 1099, Payroll and other accounting and finance issues relevant to those first-timers or for those wanting a refresher course.

Staff Parish Relations Committee - Dr. Bob Bushong, District Superintendent
Pastors, Lay Leaders, SPRC Chairpersons and Committee members are strongly encouraged to attend this important training event.

Trustees - LaNita Battles, Ministry Protection Director
As servant leaders and the "Keepers of God's House" trustees are charged with a wide variety of responsibilities in managing church property. Join us for an interactive discussion about the top issues and responsibilities faced as you fulfill your call of leadership and provide support to the vision and mission of your church:  Managing Local Church Property.
11:15am - 12:45pm
Child Youth Protection Training - LaNita Battles, Ministry Protection Director
The Florida Conference has made changes to the policy that has been in place since 2009. This session will review the Conference's comprehensive strategy for providing a safe, nurturing environment for our children and youth. The changes to the policy will be covered in this session. All churches must update their church policy to reflect these changes and submit a signed adoption agreement by April 30 stating that those working with children and youth have been CYPP trained.

Sound Financial Practices 201 - Tony Prestipino, Conference Treasurer
This class will cover the following topics:  Accounting Best Practices, Controls, Auditing Requirements, Apportionment Calculations and a time for Questions and Answers.

Cokesbury sells Committee guideline books for several of our committees.  Click HERE to view and order.

This event is free, we ask you to register for planning purposes. Click HERE to register.

Donate here to the Florida Conference Hurricane Irma Fund to help churches and the neighborhoods that surround them. Volunteer to bring yourself or a team to help with the recovery.

Contact Us

The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church

450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815

(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011