Conference calendar, lectionary readings


 Conference calendar

 Among the highlights from the Conference Calendar is Gammon Theological Seminary's 129th Founders’ Day with events Oct. 16-17. Celebrated under the theme, "Trailblazers & Prophetic Leaders – Transforming the World," North Georgia Conference clergy and leaders are among the distinguished panel of speakers and honorees: Dr. Joseph Lowery, Dr. Jan Love, Dr. Bernice Kirkland, Rev. Sharma Lewis, and Rev. Olu Brown. For more information, visit
Retiree House Party
Oct. 9-11
Bridges Trip to Portugal
Departs Oct. 10
Action Ministries Movie Night and VIP Reception: Lost in Woonsocket 
Oct. 11  
Beyond These Walls Mission Conference 
Oct. 11-13 
Collinswood Fun Day 
Oct. 13 
Gammon Theological Seminary Founders Day
Oct. 16-17
Bridges Trip to El Salvador
Departs Oct. 15
Interfaith Children's Movement Prayer Breakfast 
Oct. 24  
Small Church Leadership Institute
Oct. 28-31 
For the full conference calendar and registration information, visit
Lectionary readings
October 14, 2012
Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost
Children's Sabbath
Job 23:1-9, 16-17
Psalm 22:1-15 (UMH 752)
Hebrews 4:12-16
Mark 10:17-31
Color: Green
October 21, 2012
Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost
Laity Sunday
Job 38:1-7 (34-41)
Psalm 104:1-9, 24, 35c (UMH 826)
Hebrews 5:1-10
Mark 10:35-45
Color: Green