Faith Space 4 Systems Thinking 3 4 90 --3 virtual weeklies, 90-minutes each-- are periodic experiential learning events building on the co-influential nature of relationships. Healthy relationships are rooted in mutual affirming and challenging each person to be her or his best self more often. The cost is only a $5.00 registration fee for each session. June 20th, 27th, 2018 (the June 13 session has been cancelled) - Wednesdays, 8:30-10:00 pm - ‘Presence and Functioning’ November 6th, 13th, 20th, 2018…
The district is new. The forms are new. The expectations are new. Let’s go over the forms together so this CC season is the best ever! Monday, July 30 10 am – 1 pm at the District Office in Saginaw Training first followed by a hot dog bar Read more >>>
Welcome to MARCHA 2018 In a time when many forces threaten to pull us apart and of much uncertainty about the future, we hear God’s call to imagine a Way Forward, United in our Diversity. At this year’s gathering, we will come together for meaningful times of worship, fellowship, learning, and generative conversations about how to cultivate genuine unity that honors and celebrates our multi-faceted diversity so that we can be a witness of Christ love, mercy and justice in…
Hands On Mission Experience (H.O.M.E.) Thursday, August 16 Port Huron Area For participants, Mission u is an opportunity to study current issues impacting society based on current mission study topics with particular attention to the responsibilities of women in fulfilling the mission work of the church. Participants grow in understanding the mission of the church in the current world context; conference events are open to members and non-members of United Methodist Women. Mission u events also include: Worship & singing Interest Groups around current issues…
Join us August 17-19! We are excited to offer this event with Bay Shore Camp & Family Ministries, an affiliate ministry of the Michigan Area United Methodist Church. Read more >>>
SAVE THE DATE!
2018 School For Pastoral Ministry
Kellogg Center | East Lansing, MI
We hope you can join us for this years,
School for Pastoral Ministry presentation of
"Never too Anything: to be in ministry"
Featuring: Mary Miller & Rev. Audrey Warren
You're invited to meet the new Midwest District Superintendent, Rev. Dr. Margie Crawford and see the new Midwest District and MI Conference West offices!
The Fall 2018 Emmaus Women's Walk is September 27-30 at Greenville First UMC. This venue was just added and is the closest to the Grand Rapids area.
The General Board of Global Ministries will be in Detroit September 27-30 at Cass Community Social Services for Earthkeepers Training Global Ministries EarthKeepers equips United Methodist laity and clergy to develop or deepen environmental initiatives in their communities. EarthKeepers may have professional experience in science, environment and/or ministry fields, or they may be engaged in religious or environmental work as volunteers. Training Topics • Eco-theology basics • Strategies for social change • How to discuss challenging issues • United Methodist entry…
The Fellowship of United Methodists in Music and Worship Arts presents the Michael Hawn! Bring your worship team to hear the wit and wisdom of Michael Hawn.
Administrative Assistants Fall Retreat: "Grace in Transition" Guest Speaker: Marlene Lawson Find out more >>>
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 with “what,” “when,” “where” and “how.” The event will be held at St. Francis Retreat Center, DeWitt MI (north of Lansing). The $40 registration fee includes…
Save the date and plan to attend the Midwest District Conference being planned for Sunday, October 14. Venue is TBD.
Mission u of the North Mon.-Tue., Oct. 15-16 Gaylord UMC Registrar: Tiffany Crawford firstname.lastname@example.org For participants, Mission u is an opportunity to study current issues impacting society based on current mission study topics with particular attention to the responsibilities of women in fulfilling the mission work of the church. Participants grow in understanding the mission of the church in the current world context; conference events are open to members and non-members of United Methodist Women. Mission u events also include: Worship & singing Interest Groups around…