Upcoming events and Connectional Cafe


Event Highlights

Living with heart & soul: Conference Older adult event
September 22  | Marvin UMC
The North Georgia Conference Older Adult Nurture Team and the Augusta District invite you to join Phil Schroeder, Associate Director of Connectional Ministries, and Martha Forest, beloved former District Superintendent, for inspiration and encouragement! Designed for both clergy and laity, this event will introduce you to new ways of being in ministry with older adults.  Registration fee includes Continental Breakfast, lunch and snack breaks.  For more information, please contact Louise Adams via email at louisechuck@comcast.net or via phone at 770.446.2411.
fall confirmation retreat
October 7-9  | Glisson
The conference-wide Fall Confirmation Retreat will enhance the confirmation experience for groups of any size.  For more information, visitwww.ngumc.org/confirmation

August 20
Parish Life Team Meeting

Worship Design Workshop with Marcia McFee

August 24
Connectional Ministries Executive Committee Meeting

August 25
Conference Older Adult Team
August 25
PAUMCS Annual Meeting begins

Safe Sanctuaries Training

September 10
Conference Nurture Team Meeting

September 14
Preaching and Worship Planning Retreat begins

September 17
Advocacy Team Meeting

Circuit Church Conference


For details on these events and the full conference calendar, visit www.ngumc.org/events.


Connectional Cafe Highlights

Are you planning a district or sub-district event? Browse the menu at Connectional Cafe at www.ngumc.org/cafe for workshop ideas. Contact a faculty member directly to schedule an event. 

Is your message getting out?
Idea: This is a very practical short-course guide to both internal and external communications, from alerting members and visitors to news and events in the church, to getting your story noticed by local media. 
Faculty: Glenn Hannigan, Brett DeHart

bible palooza!
Idea: Don’t just give a child a Bible, make it come to life with this 4 week program for children 3rd grade and up. Participants will garner new ideas and approaches to getting the youngest a jump start on being the wisest!
Faculty: Lori Cotter