2023 Michigan Annual Conference

MICHIGAN ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2023 The annual Conference will begin with Thursday, June 1 – Clergy Session (Clergy and BOM only). Friday, June 2, at 1:00 pm – Conference Opening Worship and Memorial Service for all members. Sunday, June 4 at 5:00 pm – Annual Conference concludes.  VIRTUAL LEGISLATIVE SESSIONS In addition, members of the Annual… Continue Reading 2023 Michigan Annual Conference


Michigan Conference of the UMC Responds Hurricanes Fiona and Ian have caused catastrophic damage to Puerto Rico, Florida, and other parts of the southeastern United States. In response, Michigan United Methodists are called to pray, donate cleaning kits (flood buckets), and give financially to the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR). There are three ways… Continue Reading RESPONCE TO HURRICANE FIONA & IAN


CREATING LEADERS THROUGH EDUCATION At the 2022 Michigan Annual Conference, the body voted overwhelmingly to support the   “Readers to Leaders” fundraising campaign.  The campaign runs from September  10, 2022, to May 1, 2023 and has the goal of raising $500,000. These funds will support two ministries focused on education and we are asking local churches… Continue Reading READERS TO LEADERS

Lay Leadership Resources

Here is the link to the Michigan Conference Laity Resources Page. The Leadership Tool Box has a variety of laity resources to equip local church lay leaders including videos, learning opportunities, website resources, small group studies and more.   Lay Leadership Tool Box

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