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    United Methodists of Upper New YorkLiving the Gospel. Being God's Love.

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    Launchpad training starts next month

    March 15, 2022 / By UNY Communications / .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

    Do you want to reach New People?

    Or plant a new ministry or even a new Church?

    Launchpad is the training for Churches and Church Planters looking to create

    “New Places for New People.”

    Over six Zoom sessions your Team will learn:

    • How to engage new people outside of your church
    • How to clarify vision and contextualize your discipleship
    • How to establish a 6 month plan with 1 year of monthly support from NFC
    • How to gather support for your new ministry

    Launchpad Spring 2022 Schedule via Zoom

    Week 1 Tuesday evening, April 26 Discerning

    Week 2 Tuesday evening, May 3 Visioning

    Week 3 Tuesday evening, May 10 - week off for team meetings

    Week 4 Tuesday evening, May 17 Gathering

    Week 5 Tuesday evening, May 24 Discipling

    Week 6 Tuesday evening, May 31 - week off for team meetings

    Week 7 Tuesday evening, June 7 Worshiping

    Week 8 Tuesday evening, June 14 - Closing Session

    August 1 Anticipated Opening of Greenhouse Group

    Each Launchpad is limited to 20 individuals, each Team should include 2 to 8 Core Team Members. The Cost for your Team is $50. There is 1-2 hours of required reading to do before Week 1 of Launchpad. 

    Click here for a flyer to post in your church or share with potential Team members.

    To register for Launchpad by Wednesday, April 20 please e-mail Launchpad's Spring 2022 convener, the Rev. Abigail Browka at

    For more information e-mail or

    TAGGED / New Faith Communities

    With more than 100,000 members, United Methodists of Upper New York comprises of more than 675 local churches and New Faith Communities in 12 districts, covering 48,000 square miles in 49 of the 62 counties in New York state. Our vision is to “live the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to be God’s love with our neighbors in all places."