The Area Design Team is at work on a plan to create one annual conference in Michigan.They have gathered around the table since last September and now they need input from others to move forward.
The first of six Listening Sessions will be this Saturday, January 30, 10-12 noon at Saginaw First UMC, 4790 Gratiot Road, Saginaw. Find map here.
The Design Team is eager to hear your comments, concerns and suggestions! And there will be five more opportunities to share:
- Thursday, February 18, 2016, 7-9 pm at Southfield Hope UMC 6275 Northwestern Hwy Southfield, MI 48076 (248) 356-1020; email@example.com
- Monday, February 29, 2016 7-9 pm at First UMC of Kalamazoo 212 South Park Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 (269) 381-6340; http://www.umc-kzo.org/contactus.asp
- Saturday, March 12, 10-12 noon at Cornerstone UMC 1675 84th St SE Caledonia, MI 49316 (616) 698-3170; http://www.cornerstonemi.org/contact-us
- Wednesday, April 27, 6:30-8:30 pm at Grayling Michelson Memorial UMC 400 Michigan Avenue. Grayling, MI 49738 (989) 348-2974; firstname.lastname@example.org
- Thursday, April 28 6:30-8:30 pm at Memorial United Methodist Church, Gladstone, 1920 Lake Shore Drive Gladstone, Michigan 49837 (906) 428-9311; email@example.com
The event in Southfield will be video-taped and posted after the event on our Michigan Area website. The event at Cornerstone in Grand Rapids will be live-streamed with opportunity for remote online participation from anywhere in the State. A link for the live-stream will be posted for persons wishing to connect and to offer feedback.