Community Engagement is one of the five areas of ministry that we believe will be the focal point for many congregational Shift efforts. We would love to hear about the community engagement activities your congregation engages in. Please send your stories and photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have questions, contact Mark Baldwin.
As we gather stories from congregations around the conference, we’ll add them to the menu at right. Check them out!
If you’re looking to expand your community engagement, here are some thought starters or possible shifts that might be pursued
The Lewis Center for Church Leadership has prepared this resource for taking your church to your community. Check it out here>
St. Stephens UCC, Merrill, Medical Equipment Ministry. St. Stevens founded a very popular service that supplies the community with free medical equipment.
More than 100 volunteers participate in cleanup, resource fair in Sherman Park . Bethel-Bethany UCC in Milwaukee participates in a cleanup day and resource fair.
If you would like to share your congregation’s community engagement ideas, successes or resources with others, please contact us at email@example.com.