Become a CongregationAL PARTNER and Let's Share in Each Other's Ministry!

Partnership Specifics:

Responsibilities of the Congregation:

  • Recognize and claim the Disciples Center for Public Witness (DC4PW) as a ministry of the congregation.
  • Put a link to DC4PW from the congregation’s web site.
  • Like DC4PW on Facebook and become a follower of DC4PW on Twitter.
  • Distribute information (news and alerts) distributed by DC4PW.
    • Bulletins
    • Newsletters
    • Social media
  • Support DC4PW financially (e.g., put DC4PW in the congregation’s budget).
  • Invite DC4PW staff to visit the congregation at least once a year.
    • Meeting with congregation's leadership and potential donors.
    • Participation in worship (i.e., sermon, Scripture reading, mission moment, etc.)
    • Presentation to congregation or some group within the congregation. 
      • General introduction to the ministry of DC4PW.
      • Faith and Politics:  What churches can and cannot do in an election year.
      • An issue or issues-area on which DC4PW is working.

 

Responsibilities of the Center (DC4PW):

  • Recognize and claim the congregation as a congregational partner.
  • Put a link to the congregation on the DC4PW web site.
  • Like the congregation on Facebook and follow the congregation on Twitter.
  • Put justice-oriented information from the congregation in our weekly enewsletter.
  • Help the congregation find other speakers, panelists, etc. for justice-focused congregational events.
  • Give priority to the partnering congregation re speakers, forum panelists, etc.
  • Staff or board member will visit the congregation upon invitation, preferably at least once a year.
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