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We Aren't Broke: Uncovering Hidden Resources for Mission and Ministry
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Thursday, February 24, 2022 at 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM

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What: An online webinar with Mark Elsdon, author of We Aren't Broke: Uncovering Hidden Resources for Mission and Ministry

When: Thursday, Feb. 24, 2022, 10-11am PT via Zoom (9 a.m AK time, 11 a.m. MT)

This FREE webinar is available to anyone within the Greater Northwest Area of The United Methodist Church.  Bonus!  Everyone who attends the webinar will receive a FREE copy of the book!  The webinar and the free book are made possible by the Cascadia District Church Extension Society.
 
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Book cover title author outline of a church
This book is an invitation to envision a different way of putting God’s gifts to work in the world. It draws upon a remarkable story of rebirth at a Presbyterian-affiliated campus ministry center at the University of Wisconsin, along with profiles of other creative social enterprises, to describe how church property and investment assets can be put to work for innovation, transformation, and financial sustainability. Theologically rooted but practically minded, it provides guidance and tools for church and nonprofit leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors of all kinds who are seeking new ways to fund and participate in God’s work in the world.
 

“One of our biggest challenges in the church is imagination. In this book, Mark Elsdon reminds us that there is no scarcity of resources, only a scarcity of creativity and courage.  He shows us a way forward, even in the midst of a pandemic.  If we believe that light shines in darkness, this is an amazing moment for us to shine.  If we feel anxious about resources, we need only remind ourselves of what Jesus did with a few struggling fishermen and a few courageous young women... and how he took a kid's lunch to feed the masses.” 

 — Shane Claiborne, author, activist, and co-founder of Red Letter Christians


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