The United Methodist Women of The Detroit Conference offer the 2017 Mission Studies in a variety of settings. Those wishing to attend Mission u may choose from these venues: July 22 One Day at Erie UMC for adults and youth. Click for details and registration. August 17 One Day at Lake Huron Retreat Center for
Don’t go near Indianapolis in July If you want to stay in your comfort zone, don’t plan to be in Indianapolis July 7 or 8. If you are in that city, don’t go near St. Luke’s UMC. In that Indianapolis church, UM men will be challenged to leave their comfort zones to combat domestic violence,
“Going to THRIVE was probably the best decision I’ve ever made. It helped me grow in my faith in God and helped me want to be a better leader.” ~2015 participant “THRIVE was a chance to get away from the stress of everyday life and relax in nature with God.” ~2016 participant THRIVE Youth Leadership
The Michigan Area’s 2017 School for Pastoral Ministry will be held at the Kellogg Center in East Lansing, Michigan, August 22-23. Rooted Worship in Shifting Sands is the theme. Keynote speakers are Mary Scifres and Paul Chilcote. A writer for Abingdon Press, Rev. Mary Scifres is author of Searching for Seekers and Just in Time! Special Services. She’s the co-author of
The 5th Annual Michigan United Methodist Night for Tiger baseball is September 15, 2017.
United Methodist Women Assembly 2018 will be held in Columbus, Ohio, May 18-20, 2018. This is a time for fellowship, it is also an opportunity to empower faithful women to be stronger discipleship leaders in their communities. Through moving worship, inspiring speakers, immersion experience exhibits, riveting workshops and town hall-style meetings, members will leave Assembly