THE BIG GATHERING OF ALL THINGS EMERGENT, at Glorietta, New Mexico, is October 9-12. Hopefully there will be more info. posted at www.emergentvillage.com soon. Maybe carpooling/sharing is a possibility from those of us situated on this side of the Mississippi?
WEST COAST EMERGING WOMEN: They are planning a gathering in January in Portland, Oregon. "East" and "West" coast refers to event locations only; any body of any coast and anywhere in-between is welcome!
TENTATIVE TOPICS/WORKSHOPS FOR VIRGINIA BEACH:
1. Deconstruction Conversation
2. Emerging Conversation 101
3. Viable Ministry Callings Beyond Senior Pastor
4. Emerging Postmodern Evangelism
5. The Difference Difference Makes: Feminine Leadership Styles
6. Women Entrepreneurs As Apostolic Ministers (Luke 8 women and Achsah of Judges 1)
7. Women Collaborating To Birth Postmodern Churches (including possibilities outside "the system")
8. Women, You Have God's Permission!
9. Women Have Always Been At The Table!
10. The Art Of Conversation! A Postmodern Staple And A Dream Come True!
11. The Invitation To The Lord's Table Of Leadership is Equal: Biblical Egalitarianism
12. Serving A Whole Dinner Of Feminine Metaphors For Leadership!
13. Seminary Women session: a truthful conversation about the current church "potluck" tables!
14. New Recipes Needed At The Table: Publishing Opportunities That Bring New Ideas And Voices To Print
15. Biblical Women Who Must Have A Voice At Our Postmodern Children's Table
16. Leadership Gluttony - Enough Already! two different movie showings: Invisible Children and Hummingbird
17. The Role Of Jewish Midrash: "New Dessert" For Postmodern Conversations
18. Eating Together At The Table: Women And Men In Ministry Equally Together
19. Mentoring As An Act Of Hospitality and Grace
20. On Not Being Emergent Stepford Women - We Are Many Voices, Many Visions!
Not finding what you are desperately seeking? Let us know! We probably aren't qualified, but can probably find someone who is! Liz [firstname.lastname@example.org] or Sherri [SHERACE@aol.com].