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A Compassionate Ministries Conference

Sponsored by Nazarene Compassionate Ministries USA/Canada


June 5–7, 2018

Learn more skills to minister through urban and compassionate ministries

at this no-cost event


Topics covered include:


Theology of Compassion

Connection to Community
How to Exegete Your Community
Developing Urban Leaders
Poverty 101
Best Practices for Volunteers and Donors
Next Steps: Contextualize This Training 




Presenters will include the following leaders and others:


Tim Streett


Tim Streett

The assistant director of Shepherd Community Center, Tim provides continuing education to staff, volunteers,

and partner churches through a ministry known as Shepherd U.  Tim utilizes his 20 years of experience combined

with a formal education in sociology to teach about issues of poverty, urban development, and urban ministry.   



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Jay Height

Jay is the executive director of Shepherd Community—a Nazarene Compassionate Ministry Center.

Jay has served as coordinator of Nazarene Compassionate Ministries and Nazarene Disaster Response for

the Church of the Nazarene's USA/Canada Region since November 2012.



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Matt Price

Matt teaches intercultural studies at Mount Vernon Nazarene University

and is the lead pastor at Shepherd's House in Apple Valley, Ohio.



Held at:  

Shepherd Community Center

4107 E. Washington Street

Indianapolis, IN 46201


Preconference Option 1: Worship Experience Option at Shepherd Community Church of the Nazarene–June 3 

Preconference Option 2: City 101 & Indianapolis Bus Tour with Tim Streett–June 4


No limit regarding who or how many can attend from one location/CMC. 

NCM USA/Canada and Shepherd Community Center are sponsoring this no-fee event and will cover food costs during the conference itself (June 5-7).

Participants are responsible for their own housing. Discounts are available for local hotels.


Contact Allen Southerland for more details or to register: 




Church of the Nazarene

USA/Canada Region

17001 Prairie Star Parkway

Lenexa, KS 66220

Phone: 913.577.2830

Toll-free: 800.306.9948
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