Louisiana and the Northeast were hard-hit by Hurricane Ida. United Methodists from around the nation are coming together to support each other.
From June 3 to June 6, 2021, the Virtual Michigan Annual Conference traveled through a strange land toward a new day singing songs of joy, peace, justice, courage, and hope.
One disaster after another has filled the headlines in recent weeks. UMCOR and The Michigan Conference provide ways to restore the lives of neighbors near and far.
Click to Jump to a Section Resources for Worship Resources for Faith Formation Resources from 2020Advent/Christmas Staff Picks Michigan Conference staff were invited to share their favorite Advent/Christmas book, hymn, devotional, study, etc. Click on the slide to open a link with the resource. View all the staff picks here.A Christmas Greeting from Bishop David… Continue Reading Advent Resources
The General Conference Commission chair recently outlined the issues facing organizers of the United Methodist Church’s 2021 legislative assembly.
United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities has named Bishop David Bard, Michigan Conference, as its 2021 distinguished alum.
Conference Committee on Asian American Ministries is hosting a Fall Leadership Conference on November 8, 2021. Come and hear Bishop Bard speak about leadership and ethics in two sessions. One of the goals of the conference is to build a stronger relationship between pastors and Bishop Bard. Continue Reading COAAM Fall Leadership Conference – Zoom
The Michigan Annual Conference celebrated Bold and Effective Leadership, and now moves forward — with wisdom, courage, and heart — for mission and ministry in a changing world.
Have questions? Please contact the Clergy Assistant to the Bishop or your district office. Rev. Dr. Jennie Browne Download THE FAQIntroduction Based on legislation passed at the 2019 General Conference, the Judicial Council designated each annual conference board of trustees with the responsibility to establish the “terms and conditions” for disaffiliation that will be incorporated… Continue Reading Disaffiliation
Saturday, June 5, was a business day for the 2021 Virtual Michigan Annual Conference. Bishop David Bard and Secretary Joy Barrett helped members get their legislative work done.