Clergy looking towards retirement within a couple years, or several years into the future, and who want to be well informed about retirement planning are invited to a Pre-Retirement Workshop on Monday, October 9, 1-4 p.m. at Portage UMC. You will learn how much to put in your UM Personal Investment Plan, what death benefit is available after retirement, how to project when you can retire, and answers to other retirement benefits questions. The workshop is free, but registration for both clergy and attending spouses is required. Please register by September 20 with Rev. Jean Ehnert Nicholas, Conference Benefits Officer, at 608-478-2554 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..