An agency of The United Methodist Church, GBOD (The General Board of Discipleship) helps local church, district, and conference leaders fulfill the shared dream of making world-changing disciples.
The agency connects leaders with needed resourcing, training, consulting, and networking that support spiritual formation, new church development, revitalization of local churches, and materials for use in Central Conferences.GBOD has embarked upon an integrated, strategic direction that serves the church with continuity, based upon basic values and mission.
GBOD offers many webinars during the year on being a leader in the church and making the most of the time you serve. The webinars are archived so that if you can’t make the live session you can listen at your convenience.
Church Council Leadership — January 7
Stewardship & Finance: Getting It Right At The Starting Line — January 9
SPRC Overview A Year Of Leadership — January 14
Nominations Committee Develops Leaders — January 23