DARE to Dream Like Jesus

Tuesdays, 9-10 am MT (8-9am PT; 10-11am CT; 11-noon ET) – July 7, 14, 21 and 28, 2020

What does a post-pandemic future look like for your congregation? What does a racially just future look like for your community? Dare to dream a new future with Jesus. After all, Jesus was a visionary who dreamed big dreams. Those dreams are reflected in his prayer, “Thy kingdom come, thy will be done, on earth as it is heaven.” Both church and community renewal can be traced directly to a bold vision. Discover how to dream like Jesus in this life-giving, faith-building, spirit-expanding course. And how to bring those dreams to fruition.

Here’s what you’ll learn:
Pre-Work: Does Your Church Dream Like Jesus? Take an online quiz to assess your congregation.

Session 1: Dare to Dream

  1. Own Your Spiritual Authority
  2. Explore the Five Surprise Elements of a Jesus-like Dream
  3. Intro to Craft Your Jesus-Like Dream
  4. Your Divine Dream Assignment: Craft Your Jesus-Like Dream

Session 2: Align Others to the Dream

  1. Create Your Rationale
  2. Anticipate Potential Resistance
  3. Intro to Identify Congregational Culture
  4. Your Divine Dream Assignment: Identify Congregational Culture

Session 3: Realize the Dream

  1. Map Your Strategy
  2. Communicate and Celebrate
  3. Intro to Take Courageous Action
  4. Your Divine Dream Assignment: Take Courageous Action

Session 4: Expand the Dream

  1. Count the Impacts
  2. Praise Your Partnership
  3. Delight in Faith
  4. Your Divine Dream Assignment: Delight in Faith