Week of Events
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, firstname.lastname@example.org 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