2017 Annual Conference Schedule

(this is a working schedule and is not the final version)

Baptizing them in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit

Matthew 28:16-20


Thursday, June 22    
3:00 Executive Session of Clergy Members  
Friday, June 23    
7:00 Prayer Service, Memorial Chapel  
10:30 Opening Worship  
12:00 Lunch Recess  
1:30 Conference Plenary – Opening Business Session  
2:30 Board of Laity Report  
3:30 Break  
4:00 Order of the Day: Recognition of Retiring Clergy  
4:30 Conference Plenary-Business Session  
      Conference Board of Pensions and Health Benefits Report  
      Conference Board of Trustees Report  
5:30 Dinner Recess  
7:30 Worship Service: Commissioning of Provisional Members  
Saturday, June 24    
7:00 Prayer Service, Memorial Chapel  
8:30 Order of Morning Prayer  
8:45 Annual Meeting of the Membership of the UM Foundation of WNC  
9:15 Conference Plenary-Business Session  
      Conference Council on Finance and Administration Report  
10:30 Break  
11:00 Worship Service – Celebration of Life  
12:15 Lunch Recess  
1:45 Conference Plenary-Business Session  
       Committee on the Episcopacy Report  
       Report of Crossnore School – The Children’s Home  
3:15 Break  
3:45 Conference Plenary-Business Session  
      Resolutions and Petitions  
5:30 Dinner Recess  
7:30 Worship Service – Ordination of Deacons and Elders  
Sunday, June 25    
7:00 Prayer Service, Memorial Chapel  
9:00 Adult Sunday School in Memorial Chapel  
10:00 Closing Worship Service and Holy Communion