WI Annual Conference 2022 (Hybrid)
Cultural Competency Training
Monday Learning Day will be called, Cultural Competency Training. This year we are offering a morning and afternoon session, In-person or Online via Zoom. Please register and invite your congregations to register for this FREE Monday event.

Presenters: Lamarr V Gibson, Grace Cajiuat, Afi Dobbins


The training will discuss the following topics:

  • How prejudice, bias and group favoritism lead to discrimination, exclusion, and marginalization among persons of various ethnicities, orientations and abilities in the Wisconsin Annual Conference and its church congregations.
  • How prejudice, bias and unequal uses of power can lead to harmful emotional and psychological consequences and potential remedies.
  • Cultural Competency practices to reduce prejudice and bias and the potential for unequal uses of power in church congregations
  • Models for application in church congregations

Morning Session

      Prejudice, bias, and group favoritism

      Power and internalized oppression

Afternoon Session

      Cultural Competency

      Models for application