Northern Area Religious Education Congress
43rd Annual Northern Area Congress
September 21, 2019
Congress Update – Additional workshop added: The Art of Accompaniment
Speaker: Matt Halbach
Description: God’s love and mercy are boundless and the human heart has a need to live in God’s love and mercy, along with our need to go out into the world as missionary disciples. Accompanying others on their journey through life and sharing God’s love and mercy with them are the themes Pope Francis emphasizes so strongly in The Joy of the Gospel, where he calls on all of us to be the missionary disciples the world needs so urgently today. But what exactly is missionary discipleship and accompaniment and what does it have to do with you and me?