Rural Lead 2020

Equipping and Empowering People to Lead

Anyone in a position of influence in their parish was invited to attend a morning of formation, to learn new ways to engage in the mission of Christ through their particular role.

If you were unable to join the 2020 Rural Lead, if you wish you could share the content with a friend, or if you just liked it so much that you want to tune in again and again, the recording is below!


6:43 – Archbishop Lucas – Welcome

9:06 – Jim Jansen – Intro to Michael Gormley

11:41 – Michael Gormley, Founder and Creative Director of, Producer and Cohost of Catching Foxes, Cohost of Every Knee Shall Bow

What is a Missional Community? What does it look like to be part of a community that is fully on mission and living out of their apostolate? Michael Gormley, podcast host and Director of Evangelization in a large parish in Houston, Texas, unpacks the Church’s call to Mission and how the Holy Spirit guides us in this important task.”

55:55 – Jim Jansen – Intro to Fr. Scott Hastings

57:55 – Fr. Scott Hastings, Vicar for Clergy & Judicial Vicar

The Big Goal of the Archdiocese of Omaha:  “In six years, every parish will be a missional community.” The Archdiocese of Omaha is truly moving toward a big goal! Although the landscape within which we labor has changed, the mission of the Christ’s Church has not. Fr. Scott discusses what this demands of you and your parish moving forward.

Break-Out Session 1

Blair Bonczynski shares tips and tricks for Mission Driven Social Media in your parish.

Sample Timeline for Social Media Posts


One Response to “Rural Lead 2020”

A very interesting talk . It gave me a lot to think about.

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