Sunday, June 4

3:30pm

Clergy Session
Laity Session

Spring Valley UMC, Dallas
FUMC, Plano


5:00pm

Clergywomen Dinner
Young Clergy Dinner
Intern Dinner
Laity Dinner

Spring Valley UMC, Dallas
Spring Valley UMC, Dallas
Bartula Family Life Center, FUMCR
FUMC, Plano


7:00pm

Opening Worship and Memorial Service

  • Dr. Philip Rhodes, preaching
  • Groups being commissioned include: Project Transformation, Connect 2 the Kingdom, Bridgeport interns, Lydia Patterson Interns, GoCamp, QuadW
  • Offering:  Project Transformation and Camp Scholarships

FUMCR Sanctuary

Childcare available for children under 4. No reservation required.

8:30pm

Reception hosted by Bishop and Joan McKee 

Coleman Family Hall


Monday, June 5


6:30am

Exhibitor area open for set-up


7:00am

Quest Diagnostics (until 9:00am)
Extension Ministry Breakfast

Bride's Room
Ogden Fellowship Hall


7:00am-9:00pm

Welcome Desk Open (nametags/meals)
 

Ministry Center


7:30am

Teller Meeting
Soul Purpose Cafe Open

Coleman Family Hall


7:45am

Communion and Prayer Service

Chapel


8:00am

Exhibitors Open (until 6:45pm)
Cokesbury Bookstore Open

Coleman Family Hall
Middlebrooks Hall


8:15am

Opening Session
Organization of Conference
Lay/Clergy Equalization
Standing Rules
Introduction of Consent Calendar


8:30am

Service of Baptismal Renewal


9:25am

Committee on Episcopacy
Board of Ordained Ministry Report:

  • Retiree Recognition
  • Introduction of Ordinands, Commissionees, and newly Licensed Local Pastors

10:20am

BREAK
Bishop Oden Book Signing

 
Middlebrooks Hall


10:45am

Retiree Reflections Video: Part I


11:00am

Keynote: Rev. Greg Jones, "The End is Our Beginning"


11:45am

Retiree Reflections Video: Part II


12:00pm

History and Archives Commission: “Old Time Religion Melody” 


12:10pm

General Lunch
Retiree Lunch
Board of Church and Society Lunch
Evangelical Fellowship
Lay Servants

Bartula Family Life Center
Worship and Arts Center
Ogden Fellowship Hall

Mays Hall
Room 230 AB


1:20pm

Afternoon Session
Providence Place Highlight
Keynote: Dr. Greg Jones, "Love Made Me an Innovator"


2:20pm

BREAK
Dr. Clayton Oliphint and Mary Brooke Casad Book Signing

 
Shawver Welcome Center


2:45pm

Retiree Reflections Video: Part III


3:00pm

Keynote: Rev. Matt Miofsky, "Reclaiming the E Word: Practical and Biblical Teachings on How to Reclaim and Practice Invitational Evangelism in Our Churches"


3:55pm

Christ Foundry Celebration Moment


4:05pm

BREAK



4:15pm

Worship and Ordination/Commissioning Rehearsal

Sanctuary


5:15pm

General Dinner and Christ Foundry Quinceanera
Ordinand/Commissionee, Spouse and Sponsor Dinner
Dr. Greg Jones and Rev. Matt Miofsky Book Signings

Bartula Family Life Center
Room 225, 226, 230
Middlebrooks Hall


7:00pm

Service of Ordination and Commissioning

  • Bishop McKee preaching
  • Offering: Zip Code Connection

Sanctuary


9:00pm

Reception for Ordinands and Commissionees

Bartula Family Life Center


Tuesday, June 6


7:00am

Quest Diagnostics (until 9:00am)
Welcome Desk Open (until 5:00pm)
Perkins Alumni Breakfast
UMW Breakfast

Bride's Room
Ministry Center
Ogden Fellowship Hall
Mays Hall


7:30am

Soul Purpose Cafe Open

Coleman Family Hall


7:45am

Communion and Prayer Service

Chapel


8:00am-5:00pm

Exhibits Open
Cokesbury Bookstore Open

Coleman Family Hall
Middlebrooks Hall


8:15am

Opening Worship
Ordinand Reflections Video: Part I


8:45am

Keynote: Dr. Greg Jones, "Forming Christians"


9:35am

BREAK


9:55am

Center for Leadership Development Report
New Church Development and Congregational Revitalization Report
Missional Outreach Report
Connectional Resources Report

  • Pension and Health Benefits
  • Trustees/Historical Marker Legislation
  • Finance and Administration

11:30am

Clergy Spouse Report
Laity Address
Young Person's Address


12:15pm

General Lunch
Clergy Spouses
Deacons
Black Methodists for Church Renewal
Local Pastors
Historical Commission
Duke Alumni

Bartula Family Life Center
Ogden Fellowship Hall
230 AB
Worship and Arts
Mays Hall
217
227


1:25pm

Perkins Video Report
Ordination Reflections Video: Part II
Keynote: Rev. Matt Miofsky, "Generosity for New Generations"


2:40pm

BREAK


2:25pm

Legislative Matters
Consent Calendar
Nominations
Constitutional Amendments
Other Legislation


3:30pm

Bishop's Update on "A Way Forward"


4:00pm

Wesley Village Video Report


4:10pm

Service of Covenant and Communion
Setting of the appointments