Benton Heisler invites participation in Michigan’s conference and affiliate camps. Go to camp for a week. Support a camper. Volunteer. You’ll change a life or two, perhaps your own.
“I invite you, on the heels of General Conference, to observe a holy Lent,” says Michigan Bishop David Bard. His counsel, “slow down and dig deep” in this uncertain time.
A Memorial Service for Bishop Judith Craig was held in Columbus, Ohio on February 2, 2019. Craig served The Michigan Area from 1984 through 1992.
In 1984 Bishop Judith Craig was the third woman to be elected to the episcopacy and then she was assigned to The Michigan Area. We grieve her passing on January 18.
Basic Coach Training – October 8-9, 2018 change, systems, conflict…for good. Basic Coach Training 2018 is a 2-day, in-person learning to help someone identify and clarify action plans to accomplish whatever that someone decides and is designed for friends, followers, leaders, colleagues, helpers and supervisors. Coaching is the art of asking open-ended questions that begin… Continue Reading Basic Coach Training 2018
FALL 2018 ⇒ Grand Haven Dunes UMC
Tuesdays, October 2, 9, 16, 23 from 7-9pm Continue Reading Midwest District Lay Servant Classes
You’re invited to attend an open house to meet the new Midwest District Superintendent, Rev. Dr. Margie Crawford and see the new MI Conference Center West and Midwest District offices on Sunday, September 23 from 3-5pm!
A farewell service and reception for retiring Grand Rapids District Superintendent, Bill Haggard is being planned for Sunday, May 6 from 3-5pm. Continue Reading Farewell Service & Reception for Bill Haggard
An organizing conference for New District #4 will be held on Sunday, April 22 from 4-5:30pm at Greenville UMC (204 West Cass Street, Greenville, MI 48838). Please plan to attend if you are clergy or laity in a local church that will become part of the yet-to-be-named District #4. Continue Reading New District #4 Organizing Conference
Cornerstone UMC: 84th Street Campus will host a Stephen Ministry Introductory Workshop from 9:00 AM–1:00 PM. Registration is from 8-9 AM. During this event, participants will develop care-giving skills they can use right away. Continue Reading Stephen Ministry Introductory Workshop