Parishes, Clergy Relearn How to Welcome and Connect

PARRISH Church growth consultant Mary Parmer came to DaySpring Episcopal Center Sept. 23-25, 2019 to share tips, ideas and inspiration on methods to invite, welcome and connect new visitors to our Episcopal churches. Over 90 priests and deacons and 50 congregation lay leaders came to hear Parmer, who serves as the director of Invite Welcome Connect at the Beecken Center, School of Theology, University of the South.