Workshops: More information coming soon
The Lost Art of Mentoring and Discipleship: Five Ways of Connecting, Learning and Investing in Others.
One: Fully Embracing Our Shared Life In Christ
Men’s Ministry On Purpose: Creating and Sustaining Effective Ministry to Men
Making Men and Giving Them a Place
Stephen Scheid – Our world has changed but young men still need men to see who they are called to be. They desire relationships that can challenge, encourage and support their development. But it does not stop there. We must make a place for them that can last a life time. In making men and a place we engage young men in the church and build the kingdom.
Igniting YoungER Men’s Ministry in your church, district and beyond
Charlie Lyons & Odell Horne Jr. – Co-Coordinators SEJ YoungER Men’s Ministry
Charlie is a veteran educator and passionate Christian. He serves as a lay leader and has 17 years of experience in the public school system, serving as a teacher, varsity coach, assistant principal, and principal at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. Charlie is the President of DRIVE Educational system, a company that focuses on motivation and engagement and the power of story and purpose within organizations. Charlie serves as an advisor for many organizations, schools and churches on the local, State, and National level and is currently heading up a Think Tank for YoungER Men’s Ministry for the Southeastern Jurisdiction. This think tank has representatives from across the Southeastern part of the United States and is developing some innovation approaches to ministering to men between 18-40. He also serves on the Board of Mt. Shepherd and recently led some training and workshops for their summer camp counselors. He serves on the Innovate UMC committee works as a lay leader of his local church, First United Methodist Asheboro. Charlie currently lives in Asheboro, NC with his wife and two children.
Odell Horne is the YoungER Men’s Ministry Representative for the North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Men (UMM). He is a part of a team for the UMM that is working to develop the Best Practices in reaching younger men for Jesus Christ. He is also a Lay Servant at Impact Church (East Point, GA); where he has provided leadership to the new members, small groups and adult discipleship ministries. He is a Men’s Ministry Specialist with the United Methodist Men and a member of the Society of Biblical Literature. He is a graduate of Texas College, Clark Atlanta University and Bethel Theological Seminary. He is an employee of the Atlanta-Fulton Public Library System.
District Leadership Stepping out in Faith
Bishop Jonathan Holston
Main Stage Speaker