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Welcome to the Unity Expansion Leaders Network! StartMeeting Call – March 20, 2014 6:00 pm Central Time If youre having technical issues call (800) 644-9070
Sponsored by Unity Worldwide Ministries Expansion Steve Colladay, Ministry Expansion Coordinator firstname.lastname@example.org 816.434.6866 A resource for your journey!Connect…innovate…mentor…support Unity Expansion Leaders Network For leaders of expansion ministries Thursday, March 20, 2014 6:00 pm Central Time Unity Expansion Leaders Network
Welcome and Prayer I now hold in my mind a new image of our ministry as a flourishing and gloriously beautiful community.
Purpose of Unity Expansion Leaders Network A new network for sharing whats working, whats not, asking for ideas or support with a particular challenge, and connecting with a mentor/coach.
Suggested Agenda Welcome and opening prayer Purpose of Unity Expansion Leaders Network; Introductions Summary of Feb. 6 Web-call Satellite/live streaming research update, etc. Facebook page for expansion leaders Chat/Questions/Comments: Topics for future calls; inviting presenters Next call, next steps Closing prayer
Introductions Who is on our call today? UWM staff members Members of Our Expansion Team
UWM Staff Supporting You Today Debbie Allen Communications & Branding Coordinator Kristen Preud'homme VP Communications John Lombardo Media Specialist
Expansion Ministry Team Rev. Steve Colladay UWM Coordinator Rev. Pat Ball Chair Rev. Billie Martini Team Member Rev. Pat Williamson Member Rev. Richard Bunch Board Liaison Rev. Margee Grounds Member Plus a new member: Irene Anton
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Question If you participate in the chat today, do we have permission to identify your name in the chat transcript that is later sent to participants and linked on our UWM expansion page? This web-call is being recorded You can listen to it and view the chat transcript and PowerPoint slides on our expansion web page: www.unity.org/expansion www.unity.org/expansion
Updates for Expansion Leaders Summary of Feb. 6 Web-call is on our web page: www.unity.org/expansion www.unity.org/expansion --Audio recording of web-call --A chat transcript --PowerPoint slides Update: Live streaming resources
Updates for Expansion Leaders New Expansion Leaders Facebook page For Ministers, Spiritual Leaders Rev. Donna Kopitsky email@example.com
Growing your ministry Marketing Post Cards using Daily Word mailing list from our sister organization, Unity World Headquarters Contact Unity Customer Service via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone at (866) email@example.com You are allowed one (1) announcement within a 12 month period. Thanks to Rev. Jacquie Mace Unity of Lake Norman, NC
Your new contact point is Unity Customer Service via e-mail at Wholesaccts@unityonline.org,, or phone at (866) 236-3571. Wholesaccts@unityonline.org You are allowed one (1) announcement within a 12 month period, so please keep that in mind as you plan your mailings.
Updates for Expansion Leaders Quarterly reports should now be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org@unity.org QuarterMonthsDue by 1stJan, Feb, MarApril 30 2nd Apr, May, JunJuly 31 3rd Jul, Aug, SepOctober 31 4th Oct, Nov, DecJanuary 31
Resources for Expansion Leaders Support from one another Mentor-Coach 1. Find onecan we help you? 2. Be oneYou can support an expansion leader and ministry by sharing your experience. Facebook Unity Leaders Discussion Group Expansion spiritual leaders are invited to join! Email Toni Boehm for an invite: email@example.com@aol.com Joining the Branding program
Growing your ministry An excellent resource for church growth www.churchvolunteercentral.com/blog/
Best Practices in Expansion Ministries What are expansions doing to introduce people to Unity that is actually working? What are some new and innovative things that expansions are trying? Who is space sharing, and who are you sharing space with? Thanks to Lynnette Brouwer, Unity of Payson, Arizona, for suggesting these key questions.
Dialogue/Questions/Comments Please type a question/comment in the chat box on the right side of your screen.
Spirit will now randomly choose 3 names of folks on our call today for a personal message. Just know that this is meant for YOU!
Are You Aware Right Now of Your Own Magnificence?
There Is More To Life Than Merely Increasing Its Speed
When Fear Knocks and Faith Answers--Nothing is There!
You are invited to our Annual Convention June 9-13 At Unity Village and Overland Park, KS
UWM Resources for Expansion Leaders Our Communication Initiatives Signup and Stay Connected! Our bi-monthly newsletter The Path Our quarterly e-zine Unity Leaders Magazine Timely announcements Important Communications www.unity.org/enews
Next Call, Next Steps 1. The topic/s for our next web-call is… 2. Do we have your correct email address? 3. Follow up to this call: --We will email a chat transcript of this call to all expansion leaders; --The PowerPoint slides and chat transcript will be online: www.unity.org/expansion www.unity.org/expansion 3. Your personal action steps?
Closing Prayer Unity Worldwide Ministries Vision Centered in God, we co-create a world that works for all. Unity Worldwide Ministries Mission We create and support vibrant, diverse spiritual leaders and communities that foster transformation and inspire people to make a positive difference in our world.
Expansion Ministries For more information contact: Rev. Steve Colladay, Ministry Expansion Coordinator 816.434.6866 Steve@unity.org