2023 Michigan Annual Conference


The annual Conference will begin with

  • Thursday, June 1Clergy 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. 


  • In addition, members of the Annual Conference should set aside the evenings of May 23-25, 2023, to attend legislative sessions



January: Preachers, teachers, and speakers announced.

February 1: Submission deadline for all legislation with possible financial impacts on the conference budget.

February 15: Submission deadline for all legislation without a financial impact on the conference budget.

February 28: Mission and Ministry content due to conference communications.

March 1:  Annual Conference registration opens at 9:00 AM

April 1: Board and Agency Reports due to conference communications.

April 15:  Pre-conference reports posted to this website for review.

May 1: Early registration closes!

May 2 – May 19: Late registration open with $50 fee, not covered for retirees or conference equalization members.

May 4: Lay Orientation, 7:30 – 8:30 PM

May 6: Lay Orientation, 9 – 10 AM

May 23, 24: Dates for online Legislative Committees.  6 PM and 8 PM.

May 26: Late Registration opens with a $50 Late Fee, not covered for retirees and conference equalization members. Late Registrants will not be able to participate in legislative committees.  Meal tickets are not guaranteed.

June 1: Clergy Session 3 PM

June 2 : Opening Worship and Memorial Service 1 PM.

June 3: Laity Session, Plenary Sessions, Service of Recognition Commissioning and Ordination.

June 4: Annual Conference concludes at 5 PM

East Winds District