2020 Gathering


Registration and discounted lodging
will be available soon.
Here’s the current information!

2020_TIIMSA_Gathering_Logo_WMarch 17-19
Nashville, Tennessee!

This event is designed for persons involved in intentional interim ministry in The United Methodist Church who desire tools and resources to reach for excellence in a time of deep transition. Along with the keynote sessions on “Courage for Change,” workshops are offered addressing a variety of ministry skills. Continuing Education hours are available upon request. AND, the fellowship of the TIIMS community / network is an additional bonus.

Dr-Gil-Rendle_artOur Keynote Speaker is
author, speaker, facilitator, and influential thought leader who has spent more than 40 years working across the religious landscape, first as a United Methodist pastor and then as a consultant. For the last 11 years, Gil has worked as a senior vice president of Leader-ship Ministry at Texas Methodist Foundation facilitating conversations with denominational leaders on how to lead courageously in today’s rapidly changing cultural and spiritual environment. Gil previously worked for 12 years with the Alban Institute (now 
Alban at Duke Divinity School) as an author and seminar leader. His most recent book is QUIETLY COURAGEOUS, Leading the Church in a Changing World published in 2019.


The event begins Tuesday at 1:00 p.m. with Check In and Opening Worship at 1:30 p.m. Our event location is Donelson Heights United Methodist Church, 84 Fairway Drive, Nashville, TN  37214

(available soon)

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March 17, Tuesday

1:00 pm  Registration
1:30  pm  Opening Worship
2:00 – 5:00 pm  Keynote
7:00 – 8:30 pm Workshops

March 18, Wednesday

9:00 am  Devotional
9:30 am  Speaker Session 2
1:00 pm  Afternoon Workshops
6:30  pm  Recognition Banquet

MARCH 19, Thursday

9:00 – 11:30 am  Workshops
1:30 – 3:00 pm  Speaker
3:00 – 4:00 pm  Closing Worship with Communion

Workshop information will be available soon


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