Online Webinars

These videos are recordings of webinars offered online by CEM. As available, additional power points or handouts are listed.

A PRIMER IN POLITY

presented by Rev. Patrick Malphrus

May 23, 2017

Rev. Patrick Malphrus, Vice Moderator of 2016 and Parliamentarian for Second Presbytery

Malphrus outlines the definitions, purpose and history of the system of polity used by the ARP Church and Synod. He covers its Scriptural basis, why it is important, how it works and gives practical tips on how to be an effective participant in the body of Synod.


PARTNERING WITH PARENTS

presented by Mrs. Becca Maney,

DCM at First Gastonia ARP,

Church May 9, 2017

The church family is committed to the support of parents as they raise their children in the nurture and admonition of the Lord. Yet in God's perfect plan, parents and the family home are always the primary disciplers of their children.

Becca shares her experience and the methods and programs that she has implemented with her ministry team to support, encourage and equip parents in their most important task.

Audio and power point recording

SMALL CHURCH, SMALL BUDGET, BIG IDEAS

presented by Mrs. Joy Feemster,
DCE at Neely's Creek ARP Church,
aired April 25, 2017 at 7:00 pm
Audio and power point recording

"How to get the most bang for your buck - creative ways to get things you need for ministry at a low cost (sometimes free!).

Youtube video

Backyard Bible Clubs: An older idea made new

presented by Rev. Stephen and Mrs. Pressly Ann Laughridge,

aired April 9, 2017

AUDIO RECORDING ... listen here
Examples of handouts used by the Backyard Bible Club Team. Please feel free to download and adapt for your use.

Wellspring ARP Church used a Backyard Bible Club style outreach to connect with children and families in their community. Adapt it and use this approach in a variety of settings. Find out how they planned, organized and implemented their clubs.

Child Safety and Protection


Presenter: Judi Hodges, CEM Training Coordinator

aired January 17, 2017

Webinar recording

Vital information on the key steps every church should have in place and active to provide a safe, secure and loving environment for their children, youth and families.

Staff and volunteers will be made aware of measures they can enact to protect their ministries and feel confident in handling any issues that may arise.
Our goal is that every leader should be clearly informed, pro-actively involved, and prepared for action as advocates of our families, our ministry staff and our community.

Building A Vibrant Children's Ministry

Presenter: Ms. Margaret Kiser

aired February 7, 2017

Volunteer Ministry: When Serving Tastes Sweet as Honey

Presented by Judi Hodges

aired February 9, 2017


Planning a Successful VBS

Presenter Mrs. B. A. Snider

aired February 16, 2017

Choosing Curriculum

Presenter Judi Hodges

aired July 3, 2013

"Following through on the follow up!"

aired in August of 2013,

presented by Judi Hodges

This online webinar reviews some of the things you may want to consider after you have had a season of ministry ... such as a busy summer or a successful school year program.