Winchester District Training Event
January 12, 2019
Clergy and Laity
Rev. Christian Washington
Pastor Christian is the co-founder, visionary and executive leader of Upper Room Heights., a campus of Chapelwood UMC in Houston, TX.
His calling is to unite, inspire and equip culturally diverse people to make a significant impact on their family, community, and world. Prior to the Upper Room he spent over 14 years in strategic management consulting to governments, for-profit corporations, and faith-based organizations.
Christian studied theology and ministry at Princeton Theological Seminary and communications at the University of California, San Diego. Christian has published numerous articles and papers on innovative organizations and collabo-rated with Pastor Rudy Rasmus on his book TOUCH: Press-
Following the Keynote Presentation there will be a workshop session. Churches and Individuals will have the opportunity to dive deeper into the morning presentation specifically in the three areas of the Virginia Conference Vision Statement: Being Lifelong Learners Influencing Others to Serve. Individuals engaged in or interested in these areas will have the opportunity to discuss and brainstorm ways of living into this vision in their local churches and communities.