Four sessions of boundaries training will be offered during 2024 through a partnership between the Synod of the Covenant and its member presbyteries.

The cost of the training – presented by LeaderWise – is fully covered by the Synod and presbyteries, and training is available to all members of the Presbytery.

They will offer four Zoom opportunities for Introduction to Boundaries Training for up to 40 participants each. This includes training on sexual misconduct but NOT Childhood Sexual Abuse Prevention training.

Tuesday and Wednesday
April 9 – 10, 2024
1:30 to 4:30 pm

Tuesday and Wednesday
October 15 and 16, 2024
6:00 to 9:00 pm

September 28, 2024
9:30 am to 4:30 pm

November 7
9:30 am to 4:30 pm

Completing this course fulfills the Presbytery of Lake Michigan Sexual Misconduct Policy mandate that all teaching elders active in ministry within the bounds of the Presbytery complete boundaries and ethics training. The mandate applies to all teaching elders who are actively serving in congregations or in validated ministry, including members-at-large, honorably retired members, Commissioned Ruling Elders (CREs), and Christian Educators (CCEs).

Participants must attend both sessions to receive credit for completing the program and must submit a copy of their course completion certificate to for the presbytery files.

Registration details will be available soon.