OCTOBER 16 - 18, 2017
Tanglewood Resort and Conference Center
PREACHING BY Bishop Mike McKee and Rev. Dr. Zan Holmes
Worship Leadership provided by the Access band from First UMC of Richardson and the praise team from The Village UMC.
Leading in a Liminal Season with Susan Beaumont
Susan Beaumont is a consultant, author, coach, and spiritual director. She has consulted with over one hundred congregations and denominational bodies across the United States and in Canada. Her ground-breaking work in the leadership dynamics of large congregations is widely acknowledged.
Susan is known for engaging the best of business practice, filtered through the lens of careful theological reflection. She moves easily between discernment and decision making and nurtures the soul of the leader along with the soul of the institution.
Rev. Beaumont is an ordained minister within the American Baptist Churches, USA. She currently attends a Presbyterian Congregation.
Rev. Zan Wesley Holmes Jr., pastor emeritus of St. Luke “Community” United Methodist Church in Dallas, served as Senior
Pastor of St. Luke’s from 1979 to 2002. In addition, he taught and mentored students and ministers for 24 years as an adjunct professor of preaching at the Perkins School of Theology. As a community activist and leader, Rev. Holmes served in the Texas House of Representatives as a United Methodist District Superintendent.