Gary Gunderson and Larry Pray, who together wrote Leading Causes of Life, will be the featured presenters at the 2008 Clergy Leadership Conference for the Mississippi Conference.
The event is scheduled for Jan. 28-30 at
Gunderson is senior vice president of Health and Welfare Ministries at Methodist Le Bonheur in
Pray approaches his work on the leading causes of life from a pastoral perspective, with a special emphasis on rural congregations. Ordained in the United Church of Christ and the Christian Church, he serves a church in
Also providing leadership will be Teresa Cutts, Joe Ranager and John Wilcher of the Methodist Healthcare Health and Welfare Ministries staff.
The theme for the event is “Do You Want to be Healed? An Invitation to Wellness.” Cost of the event is $90 for those who register before Jan. 12, and $110 after that. Clergy receive two continuing education credits for full participation. For information or to register online, visit www.centerforministry.com or call 601-974-1488.
The Clergy Leadership Conference is one of the annual continuing education opportunities offered by the Board of Ordained Ministry of the Mississippi Conference and the Center for Ministry. It is supported by participant fees and a gift from the W.D. and Inez Myers Trust.