All in the Wisconsin Annual Conference are invited to the Bishop’s Leadership Convocation of the Laity April 5 – 6, 2019 at Steven’s Point: St. Paul’s UMC in Stevens Point. There is no charge for attending but you must register in advance. The meals are sponsored by the Wisconsin Annual Conference’s budget for the Board of Laity.

Friday evening will begin at 7 p.m. with a banquet to celebrate laity leadership, followed by a Launch Out! presentation. On Saturday morning, Bishop Jung will discuss “Claiming a Proactive Life Together” after the opening worship ceremony. There will be three workshops in the afternoon: Reaching Our New, Young, Diverse Neighbors; Missional Church Consultation Initiative; and Ministry with the Poor: Justice & Mercy Ministries.

More details on the schedule, workshops and hotels in the area can be found on the registration page: https://tinyurl.com/LAITY2019. Registration deadline is April 1, 2019 at noon.