There will be a celebration of the ministry of Bishop B. Michael Watson and Mrs. Margaret Watson on Wednesday, June 8, at 7 p.m. at The Classic Center in Athens. See a letter to North Georgia clergy and laity regarding the celebration below:
Dear Laity and Clergy of the North Georgia Conference:
We wanted to take one additional opportunity to remind you the Wednesday, June 8 evening session of the North Georgia Annual Conference will be a service of celebration honoring the ministry of Bishop B. Michael Watson and Mrs. Margaret L. Watson. This special service will begin at 7 p.m., with an informal reception following. This session is open to all who wish to attend and those attending do not need to be registered for the Conference.
During this special service, we will give Bishop and Mrs. Watson a gift of appreciation, which will be presented in the form of a “love offering.” You may make a contribution toward this special gift by directing a check, made payable to the North Georgia Conference, to the address below. Please note, “Watson Love Offering—Fund Number 1280,” in the memo line of the check. Contributions must be received by May 27.
North Georgia Conference
Officer of the Treasurer
1700 Century Circle, NE
Atlanta, GA 30345
Lastly, the Conference Episcopacy Committee is assembling a book of remembrances. There will be tables set up at Annual Conference where people can go to write notes to Bishop and Mrs. Watson. Individuals may also send notes, pictures, etc. before Annual Conference to Episcopacy.NGUMC@gmail.com or to
3025 Kari Brook Lane
Monroe, GA 30655
We give thanks to God for the ministry of Bishop and Mrs. Watson, and we wish them well as they prepare to enter the next phase of their ministry.
Grace to you and peace,
Mr. Skip Matson
Chair of the Conference Episcopacy Committee
The Rev. Herzen Andone
Dean of the Cabinet
Mr. Mathew A. Pinson
Conference Lay Leader and
Chair of the Delegation