Grand Rapids District Jubilee Celebration

Celebrating 50 Years of Vibrant Ministry

Join the celebration on Saturday, January 27 from 9am-Noon at GR First UMC. A worship service is planned to celebrate the ministry of the Grand Rapids District as the Michigan Area becomes one new conference. Bishop Laurie Haller will be part of the worship celebration! The Jubilee concludes with a buffet luncheon for $8.

Click HERE to register for this special event!

GR District Fall 2017 Lay Servant Classes

Rockford UMC
Tuesday’s, October 3, 10,1 7, 24
$25 fee includes your materials

7-9pm (Oct. 3 start time is 6:45pm to accommodate registration)

Classes Offered:

  • Basic Class: (Keith Caldwell, instructor)
  • Advanced Class: Wesleyan Heritage (Jody Pratt/Sara Wolfsen, instructors)
  • Advanced Class: Spirit and Art of Conflict Transformation (Don Williams, instructor)

Registration is by phone or email to Jody Pratt, and begins August 1. Deadline to register is September 15. Classes must have at least 10 participants to be held. Questions? Please contact Jody Pratt via email prattgji09@gmail.com or phone 616.292.4908. Click HERE for reminder flyer to print/post.

GR District Fall 2017 Lay Servant Classes

Rockford UMC
Tuesday’s, October 3, 10,1 7, 24
$25 fee includes your materials

7-9pm (Oct. 3 start time is 6:45pm to accommodate registration)

Classes Offered:

  • Basic Class: (Keith Caldwell, instructor)
  • Advanced Class: Wesleyan Heritage (Jody Pratt/Sara Wolfsen, instructors)
  • Advanced Class: Spirit and Art of Conflict Transformation (Don Williams, instructor)

Registration is by phone or email to Jody Pratt, and begins August 1. Deadline to register is September 15. Classes must have at least 10 participants to be held. Questions? Please contact Jody Pratt via email prattgji09@gmail.com or phone 616.292.4908. Click HERE for reminder flyer to print/post.

GR District Fall 2017 Lay Servant Classes

Rockford UMC
Tuesday’s, October 3, 10,1 7, 24
$25 fee includes your materials

7-9pm (Oct. 3 start time is 6:45pm to accommodate registration)

Classes Offered:

  • Basic Class: (Keith Caldwell, instructor)
  • Advanced Class: Wesleyan Heritage (Jody Pratt/Sara Wolfsen, instructors)
  • Advanced Class: Spirit and Art of Conflict Transformation (Don Williams, instructor)

Registration is by phone or email to Jody Pratt, and begins August 1. Deadline to register is September 15. Classes must have at least 10 participants to be held. Questions? Please contact Jody Pratt via email prattgji09@gmail.com or phone 616.292.4908. Click HERE for reminder flyer to print/post.

GR District Fall 2017 Lay Servant Classes

Rockford UMC
Tuesday’s, October 3, 10,1 7, 24
$25 fee includes your materials

7-9pm (Oct. 3 start time is 6:45pm to accommodate registration)

Classes Offered:

  • Basic Class: (Keith Caldwell, instructor)
  • Advanced Class: Wesleyan Heritage (Jody Pratt/Sara Wolfsen, instructors)
  • Advanced Class: Spirit and Art of Conflict Transformation (Don Williams, instructor)

Registration is by phone or email to Jody Pratt, and begins August 1. Deadline to register is September 15. Classes must have at least 10 participants to be held. Questions? Please contact Jody Pratt via email prattgji09@gmail.com or phone 616.292.4908. Click HERE for reminder flyer to print/post.

God’s Country Cooperative Parish – Upper Peninsula

God’s Country Cooperative Parish

Summer 2017

GCCP VIM Sessions open – working with youth and community development in the Upper Peninsula.

We are a United Methodist National Advance site

Weeks:

June 12 -16 (Filled)

Jun 19-23 (Open)

July 24 – 28 Filled

July 31 – Aug 4 (Filled)

July 14-18 (Filled)

Aug 13-19 (Open)

Weekends:

Sept 1-3 (Open)

Sept 22-24 (Open)

If you have any questions, please call Randy Hildebrant at (906) 630-3213 or (906) 293-5711.

Attached Flyer

God’s Country Cooperative Parish – Upper Peninsula

God’s Country Cooperative Parish

Summer 2017

GCCP VIM Sessions open – working with youth and community development in the Upper Peninsula.

We are a United Methodist National Advance site

Weeks:

June 12 -16 (Filled)

Jun 19-23 (Open)

July 24 – 28 Filled

July 31 – Aug 4 (Filled)

July 14-18 (Filled)

Aug 13-19 (Open)

Weekends:

Sept 1-3 (Open)

Sept 22-24 (Open)

If you have any questions, please call Randy Hildebrant at (906) 630-3213 or (906) 293-5711.

Attached Flyer

God’s Country Cooperative Parish – Upper Peninsula

God’s Country Cooperative Parish

Summer 2017

VIM Sessions open – working with youth and community development in the Upper Peninsula.

We are a United Methodist National Advance site

Weeks:

June 12 -16 (Filled)

Jun 19-23 (Open)

July 24 – 28 Filled

July 31 – Aug 4 (Filled)

July 14-18 (Filled)

Aug 13-19 (Open)

 

Weekends:

Sept 1-3 (Open)

Sept 22-24 (Open)

If you have any questions, please call Randy Hildebrant at (906) 630-3213 or (906) 293-5711.

Attached Flyer

License as a Local Pastor School ~ 2017

The General Board of Higher Education and Ministry requires 80 hours of hands on teaching.  The school begins with a 40-hour-week intensive at Lake Huron Retreat Center beginning July 16 and ending July 20

There will be 4 weekend teachings (one Friday/Saturday a month in August, September, October and November) and the dates for those will be determined in July.  The November teaching weekend also includes the Sunday certification worship service. 

2017 MASLLP Registration and Information Packet (PDF)

Questions? Please contact Rev. Jeremy Wicks, LLPS Registrar, jeremy_wicks@yahoo.com