3/16/2021 - WI Conference ENews: Lake Lucerne Hiring Site Director, Lent Resources, Youth Opportunity, Jason Moore webinar

Conference News

 

Bishop Christian Alsted offers this weeks devotion for Council of Bishops Lenten series

Bishop Christian Alsted delivers the Lenten Devotion this week.  Bishop Alsted serves as the Resident Bishop of the Nordic and Baltic Episcopal area of the Northern Europe and Eurasia Central Conference of The United Methodist Church. Each Wednesday during Lent and every day during Holy Week, a 15-minute recorded devotion, led by a bishop and leaders from their episcopal areas will be released.  Read More


 5th Sunday in Lent with Pastor Lourdes Magalhaes

Do you know what language people of Brazil speak? You will learn it from Pastor Lourdes Magalhaes’ Children Message from Pastor of Color this week. She came from the country known for the Amazon rainforest and the riches of cultural diversity. She teaches us “three little words” that she carries dearly in her heart. Check out this video here available for download.


Opportunity for Youth and Young Adults to serve as Lay Members of Annual Conference

Any youth and young adults who are interested in participating in our Wisconsin Annual Conference Sessions are invited to apply to serve as a lay member. Annual Conference will be held virtually on June 18-19, 2021. The Board of Laity offers a scholarship to each accepted applicant, so your cost is only $15.00. We will find ways to connect with each other before and during the Conference Sessions. You will receive more information after you apply. Read More
 


Lake Lucerne Camp Hiring Site Director

The Board of Camp and Retreat and Wisconsin Conference Search Committee announce a national search for the next Lake Lucerne Camp Site Director for the Wisconsin Conference and invites inquires and applications for the position. Read More


5 Things Your Visitors are Thinking but Won't Ask - Webinar with Jason Moore

It's been said that every church wants to grow. If that statement is true, are we really poised for it in the way we treat and attend to our new visitors? Join us for this Virtual Event held on April 13, 2021 from 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM.  Read More


 

"Still in Mission" - Zoom Meeting April 1, 2021

With Covid-19 in full swing, we still have to do what we can to support our Missionaries in the field.  To that end Global Ministries of the United Methodist Church is inviting you to attend a Zoom Conference with a few selected Missionaries in the next month and to follow-up with your Missions Committee and other Church Groups reaching out to Missionaries of your choice to Support with your Prayers and monetary support through a Covenant Relationship and/or Project Support.  Read More

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Other Resources
  

Professional Administrators Conference
You are invited to the Professional Administrators of the United Methodist Connectional Structure Conference (PAUMCS).  The 2021 virtual conference is hosted by the Missouri Chapter of PAUMCS, in which I am a member and helping organize the conference!! The conference theme is "Keeping our Eyes Focused on Christ" based on Hebrews 12:2, “And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us, fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith.”  Check out the agenda, speakers and more on the event website: https://whova.com/web/paumc_202104/


 

Amplify Live: The Courage of Jesus  
Brave Faith and the Christian Life

Live Broadcast—Thursday, March 18, at 2 p.m. CT

In Tom Berlin’s new study—Courage: Jesus and the Call to Brave Faith—he challenges us to unlock the courage that we already possess as Christ followers.  Read More