The second wave of Circuit 2.0 leadership training events have already begun and are running through the first weekend of December to help congregations and circuits Imagine Wisconsin Anew. Following "The Congregation as Discipleship System" trainings in October, "Community Engagement and Off-Stage Leadership" provides vital information for equipping church leaders to better understand their community and culture, tools for making connections and building relationships beyond the local church, and envisioning a ministry with far greater reach and impact. Building upon the focus of mission, vision and values of the October trainings, this learning event offers practical, hands-on processes and tools for disciple-formation and world transformation. The remaining learning event times are listed on the registration page. All clergy and laity may attend in any location, and it is not necessary to have attended the October workshops. Resources will be available for purchase at each location. Remember: this training experience is not just for laity and clergy Circuit Leaders, but for anyone interested in the health and vitality of ministry in the local church. Lunch is provided at the Saturday events. Click here to register.

  • November 15 – Nicolet – Waupaca First UMC (10:00 – 3:00)
  • November 16 – Winnebago – Beaver Dam Trinity UMC (1:30 – 5:30)
  • November 22- Metro North – Elm Grove Community UMC (10:00 – 3:00)
  • November 23 – Metro South – Franksville UMC (1:30 – 5:30)
  • December 6 – Capital - Madison Asbury UMC (10:00 – 3:00)
  • December 7 – Coulee – Dodgeville UMC (1:30 – 5:30)