The Faith Community Formation Office offers training to help you and your church members gain the knowledge and skills need to be effective leaders in your communities. Instructional training, on the tools and resources the FCF Office provides, is available to all local United Methodist churches.

Contact the Faith Community Formation Office to schedule a training using the online form. For more information, click here.

Available trainings/workshops:


Learn how a Fresh Expressions of church            Learn how to use MissionInsite to assess
can transform your community.                             your community's demographics.


Understanding & utilizing the information              Paragraph 213, is a foundational process to  
discovered in the online church survey tool.          help a church discover their identity & mission.


Learn how to keep the Main Thing (Jesus)             A 5-hour process designed to help the church
the main thing using 5 challenges.                          understand their current context.


With vision & planning you can mobilize                Learn how to assess your community in order
your church to do great things.                               to make informed decisions for the future.