WHAT IS NLI (Next Level Innovations)?

  • A multi-year, 3 phase journey
  • Covering prayer, monthly clergy training, laity training, an Innovations Weekend of church self-discovery, resulting in a plan for the enhancement of our ministries.

WHY?

  • To lead Lebanon to reach full potential and to make disciples of Jesus Christ

WHO IS A PART OF NLI

Our NLI Team is made up of:
  • Susan Martin – Team Leader
  • Jimmy Mills – Prayer Coordinator
  • Kim Mitchell – Communications Liaison
  • Gail Bonanno
  • Carmen Frayser
  • Marc Wimmer
  • Roni Doolin
  • Sarah Forti
  • Rev. Spencer Broce
  • The whole church will be called upon at different points along the way to be a part of this journey of innovation.

WHAT HAS BEEN HAPPENING?

  •  No actions were taken during the summer
  • Spencer attended his first Clergy -Peer Learning meeting – September 20th
  • NLI Team began meeting in September and has met multiple times since.
  • Lebanon’s NLI Team has read or  is currently reading the following books and invite you to read also
    • Living Your Strengths by Albert L. Wiseman (Sept. 2018)
    • Flood Gates by Sue Nilson Kibbey (Oct/Nov 2018)
    • The New Adapters by Jacob Armstrong (Jan 2019)
    • Canoeing the Mountains by Tod Bolsinger (Jan 2019)

HOW CAN YOU BE INVOLVED?

  • Pray: Be in prayer for the ministry of Lebanon UMC, for those who are a part of this team, for the work of team, and the congregation as a whole as we seek God’s will in this together.
  • Be willing to make yourself available to serve when called upon as this journey unfolds.