East District and Texas Annual Conference Events for 2018

EAST DISTRICT UMC

Important Dates

2018


Sept. 28-29 – Clergy Spouse Retreat

Sept. 29 – CLM Module I - @ Christ UMC in Sugarland Cost - $40

Sept. 30 – Heart & Mind Listening Session @ Beaumont Wesley UMC

Oct. 2-4 – Retired Clergy & Spouses Retreat

Oct. 6 – CLM Module I - @ Christ UMC in Sugarland Cost - $40

Oct. 7 – Heart & Mind Listening Session @ Longview First UMC

Oct. 13 – McMahan Chapel Day – Bishop Scott Jones Speaks

Oct. 13 – CLM Module III - @ Jacksonville FUMC – Cost: $40

Oct. 13 -14 – SE Dist. Lay Servant Training @ Beaumont FUMC

Oct. 14 – Heart & Mind Listening Session @ College Station, A& M UMC

Oct. 14 – Groveton FUMC – 135th Anniversary – Bishop Scott Jones Speaks

Oct. 18-20 – Spirit Journey @ Lakeview

Oct. 19-20 – SW Dist. Lay Servant Academy @ Sugar Land FUMC

Oct. 20 – CLM Module III - @ Jacksonville FUMC – Cost: $40

Oct. 22-23 – dCOM & BOM Meet

Nov. 3 – CLM Module III - @ Jacksonville

Nov. 8 – Tour De TAC (Bicycle Tour Meeting) – Livingston FUMC

Nov. 9-11 – The BIG Event 6th Grade Retreat at Camp Cho-Yeh

Nov. 10 – East TX Emmaus Gathering @ Lufkin FUMC

Nov. 12-14 – East District Office Closed

DAA Training Event in Lufkin

Nov. 15 – CLT & DLT Joint Training Event

Nov. 17 – Small Membership Church Retreat at Palestine-Grace UMC

Nov. 28 - Zoom Meeting for County Seat Pastors 9:00 - 10:00 am

Dec. 8 – Annual Clergy Christmas Party

Dec. 24-Jan. 1 – East Dist. Office Closed


2019

Jan. 7-8 – Report Day

Jan. 11-12 – Winter Candidacy Summit

Feb. 2- East Dist. Training Event

Feb. 22-24 – Ignite 7th – 12th Grades

TX Annual Conference Youth Retreat

Theme: “COMMUNITY”

Mar. 7-8 – Elder’s Retreat

April 5-7 – Celebration National Conference – Hyatt Regency North

April 21-26 – East District Mission Trip to Sagar Brown

May 26-29 – TX Annual Conference 2019 @ Hilton Americas Hotel, Houston

June 24-July 6, 2019 – TX Youth Academy @ Wiley College

July 10-14 – National Gathering of UM Youth @ Kansas City, Missouri

Nov. 14 – CLT & DLT Fall Training