LUNCH N’ LEARN
CLERGY INVESTMENTS AND RETIREMENT
As a minister, you have unique opportunities available in retirement planning. However, most ministers experience a great deal of confusion and are unable to gain reliable advice about their housing allowance and ministry benefits, especially in retirement.
WOMEN IN MINISTRY AND FUNDING VISION
There are many ways to raise funds, sometimes we aren’t so sure where to start, how to begin or what creative ways we could develop to help us in our funding plan. In “The Spirituality of Fundraising” by Henry Nouwen says, ‘In fund-raising as ministry we are inviting people into a new way of relating to their resources.’
INTRO TO TWITTER FOR MINISTRY
Wondering why we use hashtags? Twitter is not just a means of social interaction, but a full fledge marketing tool and catalyst for your messaging. This workshop will get you caught up and ready to move forward in this digital age! We will cover getting set up, using lists, joining conversations, forming relationships, and using Twitter to offer encouragement and affirmation.
Effective Digital Marketing
This new tech heavy age of interconnectedness spans any and all distance using social media as the glue that binds us. Learning how to use these digital marketing platforms (such as twitter, facebook, and instagram) to market your events and maintain constant contact has become a necessity for all organizations.
FINANCIAL VISION PLANNING
We have solicited experts in various fields to discuss “Now that you’ve planned YOUR VISION, learn how to fund YOUR VISION!” We covered: (1) Paying student loans without going broke, (2) Get your business plan ready, (3) Debt reduction and credit repair, (4) Retirement, insurance and social security, (5) Savvy saving and budgets, and (6) finding funds to fund your vison.
WHAT WOMEN SHOULD KNOW
In partnership with Regions Bank, we held a workshop that discussed the financial decisions and realities that women face.
TOP 10 THINGS EVERY MINISTER SHOULD KNOW
In partnership with Hester Financial Group of Raymond James, we covered some of the mistakes ministers make in their financial journey by sharing 10 tips to make sure that ministers cover themselves, their families and their churches with their financial decisions.
Memphis Theological Seminary
168 East Parkway South
Memphis, TN 38104
Mon – Thursday : 8am - 5pm
Friday : 8am - 3pm