Co-Sponsored by The Institute for African American Faith and Life,
Black Disciples Endowment Fund and
The African American Clergy Institute Development Office

Pre-Convocation Lay and Clergy Leadership Institute
25th Biennial Session of the National Convocation

Thursday, July 19, 2018     9 am – 4 pm     
Hyatt Regency     Birmingham, AL

Cost: $50 (includes breakfast and lunch)   Register at

Clergy Preston Taylor Institute

“Following Jesus Through The Cultural Fog: Tools for Effective Ministerial Leadership in Our Day and Time”

Rev. Dr. Clarence G. Newsome
Rev. A. Denise Bell

Lay Leaders Institute

A series of workshops to inspire and strengthen your gifts and passions. Presenters include:
Dr. Catherine Nichols, “Do You Hear the Call? Explore Mission Service with Global Ministries”
Rev. Dr. R. Wayne Calhoun, Sr., “Transformational Leadership for the 21st Century Church”
Rev. Charles Webb, Jr., and Amelia Walker, “A Historical Perspective of the NCMC/Convocation from 2 of its Own”
Rev. Terrell McTyler and Rev. Ayanna Johnson Watkins, Should I Start a Church or a Nonprofit?: A Workshop for Ministry Entrepreneurs in Discernment.”
and more!

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