Join us June 20-23 at the Madison Marriott West as we celebrate a year of preparing the soil and begin to sow the seeds of the fruits of the spirit. Bishop Hee-Soo Jung will preach during Opening Service. Bishop Donald Ott, who dedicated almost 30 years of ministry to the Wisconsin Conference before serving as Bishop for the West Michigan and Detroit Conferences, will preach during the Ordination Service. Rev. Dr. Dianne Reistroffer, an experienced pastor and educator, will lead an inspiring Bible study. We will also celebrate missions, elect delegates to General and Jurisdictional Conferences, recognize retirees, learn from speaker Jim Griffith, and take home new ideas and strategies from Learning Day workshops. Click here to visit the event website for all information and to register. Note that nine different Learning Day workshops are open for everyone in the Annual Conference on Monday, June 23 at the Madison Marriott West at no charge. For a full list of Learning Day workshops and to register, click here. EmailThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or call her at 888-240-7328 with any questions.

  • Note Schedule is Very Tight this Year: As a result, speakers will be limited to three (3) minutes each. If you plan on speaking on a topic, you may wish to plan your three minutes ahead of time. Please note that the microphone will turn off after 3 minutes.
  • Watch Annual Conference Live Online: The Annual Conference session will be live-streamed so you can watch from home or with a group at your church. Click here to connect to it during the session.
  • Volunteer to Sell T-Shirts: The Wisconsin Board of Church and Society is looking for people to help sell Got Fruit t-shirts that promote our Annual Conference's Fruits of the Spirit Initiative during Annual Conference (June 20-23). All funds raised will go to support Imagine No Malaria. Please contact Breanna Dahl at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to sign up. 
  • Join the Conversation on Twitter:The Wisconsin Conference is on Twitter and will be using the hashtag #wiumc to talk about this year’s gathering. Click here to visit and follow the Conference Twitter feed!
  • Contribute to Ingathering 2014 by clicking here.
  • Attend Sunday Evening Dinner: A special meal and program is being co-sponsored during Annual Conference by the Wisconsin United Methodist Federation for Social Action (WUMFSA) with the Wisconsin Association of Confessing United Methodists (WACUM)on Sunday, June 22 at Asbury United Methodist Church, 6101 University Ave, Madison. Dinner is at 6:30 p.m. and program at 7:15. It will focus on the question “If our denomination divides, what might the future Methodist churches look like?” For more information and to register, click here.