If you haven’t already registered for Annual Conference, now is the time to do so! Bishop Jung invites you to join us June 10-13 at the Madison Marriott West as we reap the Bountiful Harvest of the last four years. Your presence and gifts will add to our connections in ministry as we gather together in holy conferencing. We will celebrate our giving to Imagine No Malaria and Bishop’s four-years of episcopal service in Wisconsin, grow through Bible study with leader Jim Winkler, hear from guest speakers Bishop Young Jin Cho and Bishop Rader, ordain and commission clergy, recognize retirees, and take home new ideas and strategies from Learning Day workshops. Visit http://www.tinyurl.com/wiac2016 to register before May 13 - after that date, the price goes up $50! Please note that Learning Day is free and open to the public, even those not attending Annual Conference.

  • Nominate Yourself or Someone You Know for An Award by May 10
    The deadline to submit nominations for three awards has been extended to May 10: the Harry Denman, Francis Asbury, and Bridge Builder Awards. If you know someone who deserves to be recognized for their outstanding contributions for the work of The United Methodist Church - even if that's you! – click here to download a PDF with full award information and directions.
  • Pre-Conference Materials Are In the Mail and Available Online!
    Watch your mailbox for important Annual Conference information and materials. This includes the Conference Workbook and the 2016 Reports from the Boards, Committees and Agencies. A very important Action Item will also be sent to you in the next days, so be sure to watch for it and read it carefully to be prepared for discussion at Annual Conference.
  • Attend MFSA Dinner on Friday
    The Wisconsin United Methodist Federation for Social Action is hosting a dinner and presentation on Friday, June 10th from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Asbury United Methodist Church, 6101 University Avenue in Madison. Steve Zekoff and Amanda Stein will be speaking on “General Conference 2016.” The Perry Saito Award will be given out at that time as well. A sandwich supper will be served ($6/person.) You can pay at the door; please make checks payable to WUMFSA. The registration deadline is June 7th. To make a reservation, email Jane Daniels at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. After June 1st, you can call Jane at 608-843-2157. All are welcome!
  • Attend Mission Luncheon Sunday
    Conference Secretary of Global Ministries Tony Fuller will be hosting this year's Mission Luncheon at noon on Sunday at the Marriott. The purpose of this luncheon is to introduce mission personnel who are in attendance, but will not be introduced during the plenary sessions. This includes Missionary David Makobo, agricultural missionary to Senegal, Rev Patrick Friday, Director of In MissionTogether, the new partnership program of the Annual Conference for the next 4 years, and new mission committee volunteers within our own Conference. With the new format this year, please email Tony Fuller at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to reserve your meal, and know it will cost $15.00.
  • Welcome Guest from GBGM on Sunday Evening
    The Rev. Patrick Friday, of the General Board of Global Ministries, Director of the In Mission Together, the partnership program with 13 mission initiatives, will describe the partnership program and how you can participate at 8:00 PM Sunday evening after the Ordination Dinner in nearby Salons. The In Mission Together partnership program is our new Conference Partnership in Mission program for the next quadrennium. Plan to attend to hear a very stimulating presentation by Rev. Patrick Friday on a mission close to his heart.
  • Register for Blueprint for Wellness Screening at Annual Conference
    The registration deadline is May 24 for the Blueprint for Wellness screenings being offered to active HealthFlex participants during Wisconsin Annual Conference. The screenings will be in the mornings on Saturday, June 11, and Sunday, June 12. The screenings are not available in 2016 for retired participants in the Conference group Medicare supplement plan, which is not part of HealthFlex. There is no charge for the Annual Conference screening and appointments are strongly recommended. Very limited walk-in appointments will be available at the Madison Marriott West. Active plan participants and spouses who complete the Blueprint for Wellness screening and who are enrolled in the VirginPulse walking program at the time of their screening will be awarded $100 HealthCash if they complete the screening between April 1 and July 31. To schedule an appointment, active participants should click here and log in via Single Sign On. Alternatively, call WebMD at 855-623-9355. Click here for a flyer with more information
  • View and Share Video Invitations
    Conference Staff members can’t wait to see you at Annual Conference, so make sure you’re there – with bells on! Bishop Jung also recorded a video with more details about our annual gathering, and Sam Royappa talks about what we have to look forward to on Learning Day. Watch and share these videos, and be sure to register by May 13!