Upcoming Events

Clergy Retreat

October 16-18

Tanglewood


People's Supper

October 21

Owenwood UMC


Flip the Script Discernment Retreat

October 21-22

Young Adults: 18-30

Owenwood UMC


Flip The Script: Faithful Futures

October 22

Youth: Ages 15-18

Owenwood UMC


The Path to Peace: Peacekeeping Circles
October 21, 22
Abilene Christian University – Dallas

16633 North Dallas Parkway, Suite 800

Addison, Texas 75001


Circle process is the alternative dialogue technique every leader and ADR professional needs to know. Training participants will be able to use circles to:


• Create and support environments necessary to integrate change into a system.

• Bring peace and understanding to conflict and strained relationships.

• Tap into the intelligence and hidden potential which is part of every person and organization.

• Become certified as a Circle Keeper as established by Peacekeeping Circle guidelines.


Lisa Hancock, M.A. is a conflict resolution specialist and sought-after guest speaker whose work promotes dispute resolution, problem-solving, team building, and decision-making. In 2007 she received a Master of Arts in Dispute Resolution from SMU, and is an adjunct professor in their dispute resolution program. Today, as Director of Restorative Communications, Lisa performs mediations, designs workshops, and conducts Peacekeeping Circles for a variety of clients.

Family Systems and the Enneagram: Self Awareness, Self Management, and Leadership for an Anxious World with Lisa Hancock

November 9

For the first time these 2 self awareness concepts are being presented together in order to demonstrate how family of origin experiences and our core Enneagram number serves as the foundation, framework, and context through which we view life.


Personal and Professional insights gained will provide participants with tools and strategies to better self manage and productively lead others during challenges and times of conflict.


*Participants should know their enneagram number prior to registering for the event*


Confirmation Connection Retreat

January 19-21, 2018

Bridgeport Camp and Conference Center