TN Annual Conference Fellowship of Local Pastors and Associate Members- April 6, 2013
Blackman United Methodist Church
4380 Manson Pike
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Registration Fee: $25 ($15 each additional church member)
10:00 am Check-In
10:30 am Morning Session
1:00 pm Afternoon Session
3:00 pm Conclusion
Joy Samuels, D.Min., is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Mental Health Service Provider. Her 25 year career path is a snapshot of the many duty stations she and her spouse have travelled and lived throughout his active duty military career (GO NAVY-BEAT ARMY!). Dr. Samuels received her Masters of Science degree in Counseling Psychology (Marriage, Family and Child focus) at California State University Northridge and her Masters of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry (Spiritual Formation in Congregations) from Wesley Theological Seminary and is a provisional Deacon in the United Methodist Church. Her counseling work has included private practice and Department of Defense counseling agencies and she has served as Hospice and Hospital Chaplain; her ministry settings include serving as Education Minister and Director of Christian Education. She currently teaches in the graduate Psychology Department at Lipscomb University, COS and ACOS studies at Candler School of Theology, maintains a private counseling practice and works with faith communities in areas of strategic planning and conflict resolution.
Pastoral Care in Sacramental Ministry:
How do you create connections between those in your pastoral care and God’s presence to encourage healing, growth and change? How do you accompany those in your care in their journey through life’s difficult seasons through sacramental ministry? As a licensed local pastor you have responded to God’s call to serve those parishioners, visitors and communities placed in your care, join us for a Day of Learning (insert other title as needed) to discover how to:
Pastoral care requires you to explore and integrate ahead of time your own sense of self, faith, belief, method, and practice, in order to be ready to respond with openness and caring to the needs of others.
For more information, please contact:
Dr. Ed Trimmer- Director
800-467-1273 ext. 3834
Mrs. Tijunia Brooks- Executive Assistant
433 West Madison Street
Pulaski, TN 38478
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