Los Angeles Collaborative Gatherings

All listed events take place at the  American Baptist Churches of Los Angeles, Southwest and Hawaii (ABCOFLASH ) conference center at First Baptist Church of Glendale, 209 N. Louise St., Glendale, CA 91206.

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Thursday, March 15

Invited partners are encouraged to attend a day of networking, learning and mission development with ABHMS partners from California, Arizona and Hawaii.

Questions: Rev. Lisa Harris-Lee, 800.222.3872, x2158

Defending the Undocumented and Supporting Healthy Reentry

Friday, March 16 • 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Hosted by ABHMS’  Prisoner Re-entry and Aftercare and Immigration & Refugee ministries

How church leaders can respond to the trauma of detention and separation.

Questions: Rev. Fela Barrueto, 800.222.3872, x2493

Unleashing Pastoral Excellence By Lifting the Burden of Debt

Friday, March 16 • 3 – 5:30 p.m.
Hosted by ABHMS’  In Support of Excellence ministry

Helping pastors and congregations align mission, vision and values to the budget.

Questions:  Rev. Jamaal Nelson, 800.222.3872, x2491

Empowering Young Intercultural Leaders

Friday, March 16 • 4:30 – 8 p.m.
Saturday, March 17 • 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Hosted by ABHMS’  Intercultural and Emerging Leaders ministries

Intercultural competency, networking and collaboration.

Questions: Rev. Florence Li, 800.222.3872, x2468