LCEC and SG Leaders Retreat Admin March 12, 2012 Grace Methodist Church by James TC Wong Mar 12, Miri – A retreat for the Local Church Executive Committee (LCEC) and Small Group (SG) leaders was held at a local resort last Sat. Led by pastor-in-charge Rev. Lisa Ting, the one-day retreat was organized in the hope for the participants to experience spiritual reflection and renewal, as well as to grow new strengths in areas where there is room for improvement for the church. Following personal quiet time and spiritual walk, each participant was called to repentance and reaffirmation of their commitment to Christ. Short, medium and long term considerations were focused on Church planting and missions, How relevant is our church to the community, Meeting members’/community’s needs, Discipleship and the development of human resources. In closing the retreat was sanctified with all present receiving the Holy Communion.