Annual Conference General Sessions will be held Monday, June 5 and Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at First UMC of Richardson.
For complete details on the 2017 North Texas Annual Conference, visit the official site at this link.
Church & Society Lunch at Annual Conference on Monday, June 5, 2017
Rev. Neal Christie (Assistant General Secretary for Education and Leadership Formation) has agreed to speak at the lunch offering the perspective of The United Methodist Church on Capitol Hill advocating for our Social Principles amid our current political reality.
Also, flyers will be available at the lunch on how to apply for our Peace With Justice grants.
Global Ministries Booth, Monday and Tuesday, June 5-6, 2017
To get more information about Global Ministries programs, visit missionary Becky Harrell at the booth. She can help you learn more about our missionaries (or how to become one yourself) as well as answer your questions about Global Health initiatives, UMCOR and other programs.
Hey Hey Haiti! Booth, Monday and Tuesday, June 5-6, 2017
Many of our churches are supporting Haiti and have been for many years. Come learn about the projects they are doing and how you can get involved there too.
For the lunch on Monday, June 5, our guest speaker will be Rev. Neal Christie, Assistant General Secretary for Education and Leadership Formation from the General Board of Church and Society in Washington D.C. Neal will be offering the perspective of The United Methodist Church on Capitol Hill advocating for our Social Principles amid our current political reality.
Church & Society Workshop on Tuesday, June 6, 2017
For the workshop, Rev. Neal Christie and other GBCS staff will facilitate questions and conversation about justice in our local communities, raising awareness of the everyday realities of the Social Principles and empowering our local church leaders to act for transformative change in our communities.