Sponsored by Clergy and Lay Leadership Development
The clergy and lay leadership development team host monthly Leadership Talks via Zoom, exploring what it means to be a leader and providing opportunities for leaders to learn from other leaders in the Desert Southwest Conference. What are you doing to grow as a leader?
This month’s Leadership Talk titled, The foundation of leadership begins with offering protection, features Rev. Anthony Tang referencing Brené Brown’s book, Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. Presentations are recorded and posted on the Conference website. Still, we encourage you to register to attend the Zoom session live to engage with the featured presenter and others attending the event. The Leadership Talks are free and take place in the evening at 7:00 PM for approximately 1-1.5 hours.
About the Presenter
The Reverend Anthony Tang is a child of God, a husband, a dad, a pastor, a strategist, and an “organic organizational gardener.” He worked in various church settings as an ordained elder and previously served as the Director of Connectional Ministry for the Desert Southwest Conference. Rev. Tang is currently the lead pastor for Desert Mission United Methodist Church in Scottsdale. Learn more about Rev. Tang at www.AnthonyTang.me.
About the book
The presentation will reference Brown, B. Dare to Lead: Brave Work. Tough Conversations. Whole Hearts. New York, NY: Random House, 2018. Find the book on Amazon at https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07CWGFPS7/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_hsch_vapi_tkin_p1_i1
About Leadership Talks
Opportunities are available to anyone interested in learning through a focused discussion of mixed media leadership resources, such as books, videos, podcasts, webinars, etc. Leadership Talks explore leadership from various perspectives, including multiple cultural lenses. Do you find it enriching to share leadership ideas, concepts, and inspiration? Consider contacting Judy Martin, chair of the clergy and lay leadership development team, to discuss becoming a featured presenter for a Leadership Talk.
Questions about Leadership Talks may go to Judy Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org or Rev. Javier Olivares at email@example.com. Find previous event recordings and other leadership development resources at https://dscumc.org/committee/clergy-lay-leadership-development/.