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The Fellowship of Orthodox Christians in America [FOCA], an officially recognized organization of the Orthodox Church in America, will sponsor a two-day workshop aimed at current and aspiring clergy and lay leaders within the Orthodox Church and in secular business leadership roles.  Attendees will gain a perspective on employing planning and management principles with an underlying foundation of Christian leadership.  The keynote workshop will be supplemented by additional parish-focused breakout sessions under the topics of Parish Council Effectiveness, Parish Future, and Engaging and Fostering Young Adult Leaders.

Facilitated by three well-known speakers—Protodeacon Peter Danilchick, Joseph Kormos, and Matushka Jenna Hadded Mosher—the conference will be held at the Crowne Plaza Cleveland South-Independence, 5300 Rockside Road, Independence, OH from Thursday evening, October 10, through Saturday, October 12, 2019.  The $260.00 per attendee fee includes Thursday’s opening networking reception, Friday/Saturday continental breakfasts, Saturday lunch, all conference materials, and a complimentary copy of Thy Will Be Done: Strategic: Strategic Leadership, Planning, and Management for Christians.

For additional information please contact Melissa Tesar, Conference Coordinator, at; 216-509-2573.  To register visit  Deadline is September 20, 2019.

For lodging call 1-866-840-0582 and give the name of the Ohio District FOCA room block or the Group Code ODF.