Browser Alert!

You are using Version 9 of Internet Explorer which is an outdated browser no longer supported by Microsoft. It is highly recommended that you visit Microsoft's website and download Internet Explorer version 11.

If you choose to use this website using Internet Explorer Version 9 you may experience some less than perfect results, such as visual flaws, un-responsive functionality, and more.

search icon

Can't find what you're looking for? Use the search field below to search for something. Type your search into the search field and select a category.

  • Events
  • Ministries
  • Administration
  • News
  • About Us
  • Church
  • Person
  • Resources
  • Search All
Close Search
Close

Looking for something specific? Click the search icon to start a new search

Print Pageshare on facebookTweet this link

search icon

Events

UM Deacons Gathering: Serving w/Holy Boldness

Sept. 27, 2019 - Sept. 29, 2019

Register

Time: 6:45 pm 9/27 - 11:00 am 9/29/19
Email: [email protected]
Location: Lake Junaluska Conference & Retreat Center
Price: Free! (Need to pay for lodging & meals, though)
Event Link: Learn More

Join with Deacon colleagues across the United Methodist connection for a weekend of "Open Space" conversations, support and networking, fellowship, and worship - with a rich diversity of deacon presenters and topics. Experience all of this in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina at Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center.

 

In the current 'season' for the United Methodist Church - full of ministry challenges, social media 'noise', and an uncertain future - it is vital and necessary that the UMC Order of Deacons gather to remember our roots and core values, celebrate our diversity and callings to ministry, examine the direction of the UM 21st Century Diaconate and its emerging forms and settings for ministry, and to reaffirm our Ordination vows.

 

This "Gathering" is being hosted by the Southeastern Jurisdiction Orders of Deacons in collaboration with representatives from several other UM Deacons Orders, and generously supported by GBHEM, the General Board of Higher Education and Ministry - Division of Ordained Ministry. 1.0 CEUs

Register