THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED: The Board of Justice COSROW division is sponsoring a Zoom event for lay and clergywomen of the Michigan Conference entitled "You Are Not Alone". Join us at 10AM on Saturday, May 15, 2022.
The Spirit and Art of Conflict Transformation by Tom Porter Advanced Lay Servant course (open to all), 3 week class held on May 7th, 14th, and 21st, 9am-noon. From Upper Room Books: Transforming conflict into a positive rather than a negative force is a spiritual pursuit and needs to be grounded in biblical principles: love… Continue Reading Northern Skies District Advanced Lay Servant Class
Michigan Conference Emergency Response Basic Training (ERT) *MUST ATTEND ALL THREE SESSIONS TO BE CERTIFIED (May 10, May 12, May 21). THIS IS AN 8-HOUR TRAINGING PER UMCOR. **If you have not taken a class in THREE YEARS you are no longer certified and must retake the basic training. May 10 & 12, 2022 7:00… Continue Reading Emergency Response Training
Aging and Ministry in the 21st Century Saturdays May 21 & May 28 9:00am – 3:00pm Location: Pinconning UMC 314 Whyte St. Pinconning, Mi 48650 Book: Aging & Ministry in the 21st Century Author: Richard Gentzler, Jr. Merry Henderson, instructor, [email protected] Bring your own lunch. Read chapters 1-4 before 1st class.
Invitation to East Winds District Listening Session Updates and projections for United Methodists and Global Methodists The recent announcements that General Conference has been postponed until 2024 and the launch of the Global Methodist Church on May 1, 2022, has some United Methodists wondering about the future of the denomination and their local church. There… Continue Reading East Winds District – Listening Session
Midwest District Superintendent, Rev. Dr. Margie R. Crawford has led a few listening sessions looking toward the future. During those sessions, she has shared the Blessing One Another Video, created by Michigan Conference leaders about the disaffiliation process. Currently, Paragraph 2553, which can be found in the Disaffiliation Toolbox on the Conference website, is the… Continue Reading Midwest District Listening Events
It’s Easy Being Green! Mission Evening Presented by the Climax United Women in Faith Visit stations to learn how your unit can become green! We invite you to present your progress and ideas. Scotts United Women in Faith will share information about their Food Pantry… perhaps you’d like to start one at your church! Hosted… Continue Reading Mission Evening