TEXAS EAST DISTRICT UMC

East District and Texas Annual Conference Events for 2019

EAST DISTRICT UMC

Important Dates

2019

Aug. 18 - East Dist. Hymn Sing at 4:00 pm & Charge Conf. at 5:30 pm (Decide Budget & Elect Officials) 

Aug. 22 - Growing in Generosity Workshops by the Texas Annual Conference -  Dayton FUMC

Aug. 23 - Growing in Generosity Workshops by the Texas Annual Conference -  Navasota FUMC

Aug. 24 - Growing in Generosity Workshops by the Texas Annual Conference -  Longview Winterfield UMC

Aug. 27 - County Seat Pastors Zoom Meeting at 10:00 am (or Meet at the East District Office)

Aug. 27 - Facilitating Elders Zoom Meeting at 11:00 am (or Meet at the East District Office)

Aug. 29 - District Leadership Team (DLT) Meeting to plan the District Training Event - 6:30 (Can meet by ZOOM) 

Aug. 31 - Small Membership Churches of the TX Annual Conference Workshop - Blueridge UMC, Houston, TX

Sept. 2 - Office Closed for Labor Day

Sept. 3 - East District Spouses & Clergy to meet for Dutch Treat Dinner at Clear Springs party room at 6:30 pm RSVP

Sept. 7 - Lay Servant Training - East District - East District Office & St. Paul's UMC in Lufkin

Sept. 7 - Small Membership Churches of the TX Annual Conference Workshop - Buna FUMC

Sept. 7-8 - Ichthus 9th Grade Retreat at Camp Cho Yeh

Sept. 8 - African American Church Initiative - Abundant Life UMC - 4:00 pm

Sept. 14 - Lay Servant Training - East District - East District Office & St. Paul's UMC in Lufkin

Sept. 14 - CLM Module II Training at Kingwood UMC - 1st Class Mtg.

Sept. 16-17 Clergy Gathering at Lakeview

Sept. 16-21 Youth Worker Spiritual Formation Cruise 

Sept. 21 - CLM Module II Training at Kingwood UMC - 2nd Class Mtg. 

Sept. 21 - Small Membership Churches of the TX Annual Conference Workshop - Henderson FUMC

Sept. 25 - East District Office Closed for DAA Training Event in Houston

Sept. 26 - Day of Wellness at Bellaire UMC, 440 Bellaire Blvd, Bellaire, TX 77401 

Sept. 28 - CLM Module II Training at Kingwood UMC - 3rd Class Meeting

Sept. 28 - CLM Module III Training at Kingwood UMC - 1st Class Meeting

Sept. 28 - East TX Emmaus Community Gathering at St. Paul's UMC, Lufkin

Sept. 28 - Haydn Shaw Workshop on General IQ - Sugarland FUMC 9-Noon

Sept. 29 -  Lake Rayburn UMC - 50th Anniversary Celebration, Dr. Richard P. "Dick" White, DS - Guest Speaker

Sept. 30 - Listening Session - CS District UMC - West University UMC 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Oct. 1-3 - Retired Clergy & Spouse Retreat at Lakeview

Oct. 3 - Listening Session - East District UMC - Nacogdoches FUMC 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Oct. 5 - Listening Session - CN District UMC - Conroe FUMC 9:00 am - 11:30 am

Oct. 5 - CLM Module III Training at Kingwood UMC - 2nd Class

Oct. 5 - CLM Module I Training at Ore City UMC, North District - 1st Class

Oct. 6 - Listening Session - North District UMC - Longview FUMC 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Oct. 12 - McMahan Chapel Day - Guest Speaker - Dr. Richard P. "Dick" White

Oct. 12 - CLM Module I Training at Ore City UMC, North District - 2nd Class

Oct. 12 - CLM Module I Training at Deer Park UMC - 1st Class

Oct. 13 - Listening Session - West District UMC - College Station, Christ UMC 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Oct. 14 - Listening Session - SE District UMC - Beaumont FUMC 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Oct. 14 -17 - Advancing Pastoral Leadership at Camp Allen in Navasota, TX

Oct. 15 - Listening Session - South District UMC - Clear Lake UMC 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Oct. 17 - Listening Session - NW District UMC - Tyler, Pleasant Retreat UMC 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Oct. 17 - Day of Wellness at Houston Methodist Woodlands, 17201 I-45, The Woodlands, TX 77385

Oct. 17-19 - Spirit Journey at Lakeview Methodist Conference Center

Oct. 18-19 - SW District Lay Servant Academy - tbd in the Sugar Land area

Oct. 19 - Chireno UMC 175th Anniversary - Guest Speaker is Bishop Scott Jones

Oct. 19 - East TX Emmaus Community Gathering at Diboll FUMC

Oct. 20 - Listening Session - SW District UMC - Katy, Holy Covenant UMC 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

oct. 21 -22 - Growing in Generosity Work Shop for Medium Sized Churches at Lakeview

Oct. 26 - CLM - Module 1 Training at Deer Park UMC - 2nd Class

Oct. 28-30 - Revitup - For young clergy Ages 25-29 in Baltimore, Maryland - Contact TAC

Nov. 1-3 - The Big Event - 6th Graders Retreat at Camp Cho-Yeh - Focus on Wesleyan Grace

Nov. 4-7 - DAA Training Event  - East District Office closed

Nov. 9 - African American Church Initiative at Jones Memorial UMC in Houston

Nov. 12 - TAC Pre-Retirement Seminar at Camp Allen in Navasota, TX - For Clergy 55+ 

Nov. 14 - CLT/DLT Fall Training Event - 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at Livingston FUMC

Nov. 16 - Abundant Life to host - 4-D Impact-SMASH Barriers Like a Smart Church with Guest Speaker Rev. Olu Brown

Nov. 28 - East District Office Closed for Thanksgiving

Dec. 7 - East District Clergy/Spouse Christmas Luncheon at Crown Colony