East District and Texas Annual Conference Events for 2014
Annual Clergy Family Picnic
Saturday, August 9, 2014 10:00 am Crockett FUMC - 701 East Goliad Ave., Crockett, TX 75835 All Clergy & their Families are encouraged to attend! Food will be provided by Crockett FUMC Separate Clergy Meeting & Spouse Meeting to be held before lunch Please RSVP - 936-699-2213 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Childcare will be provided with fun activities. Please let us know if you need childcare.
Clergy Benefits Academy Sept. 24 - 26, 2014
To all active clergy members of the UMC:
The General Board of Pension & Health Benefits of the UMC invites you to attend the Clergy Benefits Academy!
This is for all ages & stages of ministry-new ordinands, early-career clergy, mid-career clergy, ready-to retire clergy, district superintendents, clergy in extension ministries & spouses.
Chuck and Kathy Huffman attended this event last fall in New Jersey, and they strongly recommend it for all pastors of every age. Young pastors can benefit from this info most of all! This is a great opportunity, with our Conference Center for Clergy Excellence picking up nearly the entire cost! Please take advantage of this offer, and register right away!
The Clergy Benefits Academy begins at 1:00 pm on Wed., Sept. 24th with worship & an opening plenary session. The event will conclude on Fri., Sept. 26th at 2:30 pm.
Classes are scheduled on a track, so you can attend each session. Your assigned track will be provided to you when you arrive at the event’s registration table.
You can earn 1.5 CEUs if you complete 10 classes & 1 CEU if you complete 7 classes. At event registration, you will receive a passport that will be stamped at the completion of each class. This passport will help us determine the CEUs to be awarded at the conclusion of the event.
Details & Registration
Member of the TX Conference—Register for ONLY $50.00 by Friday, September 5, 2014. This registration fee is offset by the TX Annual Conference & includes:
Breakfast & lunch on Thurs. & Fri., Refreshment breaks, & Academy materials.
The TX Conference will pay for 2 nights lodging (for member of the TX Conference ) at the Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel for each registered guest. Guests will request lodging during the registration process.
The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center
1601 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, TX 77380
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