Posted by Lisbeth Whitney
Charlaine Apsel, Executive Director of the Parish Resource Center visited Rocky Point Rotary as our guest speaker. The Parish Resource Center of Long Island-East is a free standing not-for-profit organization, governed by a local, non sectarian Board of Directors and is affiliated with the network of Parish Resource Centers in various parts of the US. Their mission is to help leaders and members of congregations as they carry out their leadership tasks. Their services are offered by telephone, mail or the internet as well seminars and training events. Charlaine described the many challenges facing congregations today including declining congregation size. The Center is located at 89 Hallock Landing Road in Rocky Point. Visit www.parishresourcecenter.com for more information.