Ministry of Reconciliation Offers Spring Workshop Schedule

“Celebrating the Church of the Brethren’s 300th Anniversary in 2008″

(Jan. 8, 2008) — The Ministry of Reconciliation (MOR) has announced its Spring 2008 workshop schedule. MOR is a ministry of On Earth Peace.

The Spring workshop season begins with Faith-Based Mediation workshops on the weekends of Feb. 16-17 and 23-24 at Camp Mack in Milford, Ind. Also in February, an eight-hour workshop titled “Basic Conflict Mediation for Peacemakers: At Home, Work, or Play,” takes place in Columbus, Ohio, on Feb. 22-23.

In April, “Keeping a Cool Head in a Hot Meeting,” a workshop on the facilitation of difficult meetings, takes place on April 3 at the New Windsor Conference Center at the Brethren Service Center in New Windsor, Md. “Exploring Consensus Decision-Making,” an introduction to the consensus process, will be presented on April 12 at West Charleston Church of the Brethren in Tipp City, Ohio.

Rounding out the workshop series is “Healthy Congregations,” a workshop on congregational systems, which will take place on Saturday, May 3, at Camp Harmony in Hooversville, Pa.

For more information about the MOR workshops, go to www.brethren.org/oepa/mor/upcoming or contact Annie Clark at annie.clark@verizon.net or 260-982-8595.

–Annie Clark is coordinator of the Ministry of Reconciliation of On Earth Peace.

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