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September 2016


October 2016

  • Oct 1:
    LSM Training in Metro District: Class: Accountable Discipleship

    Metro District Lay Servant Ministries

    LSM Training in Metro District: Class: Accountable Discipleship

    10/01/2016


    Oak Lawn UMC
    3014 Oak Lawn Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75219


    Classes: Accountable Discipleship: Living in God’s Household, and (NEW) Half Truths: God Helps Those Who Help Themselves and Other Things the Bible Doesn’t Say.

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  • Oct 1:
    Poetry 5K Race

    Poetry 5K Race

    10/01/2016


    Poetry Community Christian School
    18688 FM986, Terrell, TX 75160


    Poetry Community Christian School is holding a 5k race on October 1, 2016, to benefit students through the purchase of new computer systems for classes.

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  • Oct 3-6:
    Refresh. Restore. RENEW. Retreats in Granbury, TX

    Center for Leadership Development

    Refresh. Restore. RENEW. Retreats in Granbury, TX

    10/03/2016


    Inn on Lake Granbury in Granbury, TX
    205 West Doyle Street, Granbury, Texas 76048


    You are invited to attend a 4-day Cross-Conference RENEW retreat for United Methodist clergy.

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  • Oct 4-20:
    LAVIM Mission to Kenya

    Center for Missional Outreach

    LAVIM Mission to Kenya

    10/04/2016






    Please join us on our mission on October 4-20, 2016, to Nairobi, Kenya, then to Maua Methodist Hospital for a construction/Bible school mission.

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  • Oct 8:
    LSM Training in Metro District: Class: Accountable Discipleship

    Metro District Lay Servant Ministries

    LSM Training in Metro District: Class: Accountable Discipleship

    10/08/2016


    Site Oak Lawn UMC
    3014 Oak Lawn Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75219


    Classes: Accountable Discipleship: Living in God’s Household, and (NEW) Half Truths: God Helps Those Who Help Themselves and Other Things the Bible Doesn’t Say.

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  • Oct 15:
    New World UMC Festival

    New World UMC Festival

    10/15/2016


    New World UMC
    5134 NW Hwy, Garland, TX 75043


    New World UMC in Garland, TX, is having their annual New World Festival on October 15, 2016!

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  • Oct 17-20:
    Refresh. Restore. RENEW. Retreats in Santa Fe, NM

    Center for Leadership Development

    Refresh. Restore. RENEW. Retreats in Santa Fe, NM

    10/17/2016


    Inn on the Alameda in Santa Fe, NM
    303 E. Alameda, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87501


    You are invited to attend a 4-day Cross-Conference RENEW retreat for United Methodist clergy.

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  • Oct 18:
    Building Community: Discipleship and Mission Models (Webinar)

    Center for Leadership Development

    Building Community: Discipleship and Mission Models (Webinar)

    10/18/2016
    7:00 p.m. CST

    Webinar
    Register online


    This webinar will explore MissionInsite data and general community information to help congregational leaders gain a greater understanding of needs, challenges, and ministry opportunities.

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  • Oct 19:
    Mark Batterson: The Power of a Single Prayer

    Mark Batterson

    Mark Batterson: The Power of a Single Prayer

    10/19/2016
    7:00 p.m.

    Highland Park UMC, Wesley Hall
    3300 Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, TX, 75205


    Join us in welcoming Mark Batterson as he speaks about “The Power of a Single Prayer.”

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  • Oct 21-22:
    Rethink Poverty: A Helping Without Hurting Weekend

    Center for Missional Outreach

    Rethink Poverty: A Helping Without Hurting Weekend

    10/21/2016


    Fellowship Bible Church Dallas
    9330N Central Expy, Dallas TX, 75231


    Join us in DFW for a Helping Without Hurting Weekend! October 21 and 22, 2016, Fellowship Bible Church Dallas.

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  • Oct 22:
    Local Church Historians Workshop

    North Texas Annual Conference Commission on Archives & History

    Local Church Historians Workshop

    10/22/2016
    9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

    Oak Lawn UMC
    3014 Oak Lawn Avenue, Dallas, TX 75219


    This workshop offers the opportunity for participants to meet with peers and share notes on getting started and perfecting our local church histories. As they say, “Bring your experiences and your questions!”

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  • Oct 24-26:
    Clergy Benefits Academy

    Clergy Benefits Academy

    10/24/2016


    Hilton Branson Convention Center
    200 East Main Street, Branson, MO, 65616


    This event is a unique opportunity to learn about the many benefit issues that affect your life and ministry. The Clergy Benefits Academy is for all ages and stages of ministry!

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  • Oct 27-29:
    National Prison Summit on Mass Incarceration

    National Prison Summit on Mass Incarceration

    10/27/2016


    Concord Church
    6808 E.K. Bailey Dr., Dallas, TX, 75237


    The 2016 National Prison Summit on Mass Incarceration is a teaching and development opportunity designed to empower, encourage and equip Church prison ministry teams, groups, organizations and leaders who work in the area of prison ministry and community empowerment.

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November 2016

  • Nov 1:
    Celebrate the Year and Planning Ahead – Getting into Action (Webinar)

    Center for Leadership Development

    Celebrate the Year and Planning Ahead – Getting into Action (Webinar)

    11/01/2016
    7:00 p.m. CST

    Webinar
    Register online


    Focusing on building and transforming small groups, this webinar will share insights about moving forward with implementing annual learning schedules to support small groups, Sunday school, leadership and community mission experiences.

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  • Nov 3-5:
    Analyzing & Understanding Systemic Racism Workshop

    Wesley United Methodist Church

    Analyzing & Understanding Systemic Racism Workshop

    11/03/2016


    Wesley United Methodist Church
    5302 Hwy 69 South, Greenville, TX 75402


    The Analyzing and Understanding Systemic Racism Workshop is scheduled for November 3-5, 2016, at Wesley United Methodist Church, in Greenville, TX.

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  • Nov 4-6:
    Imagine What’s NEXT Weekend

    Center for Leadership Development

    Imagine What’s NEXT Weekend

    11/04/2016
    6:30 p.m.

    The Tabernacle Theater
    52 Luckie Street, NW Atlanta, GA 30303


    Join this weekend event featuring motivational speakers, community gatherings and powerful worship to help college students tackle real issues within their communities and around the world.

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  • Nov 5 & 6:
    10th Annual Global Village Market

    10th Annual Global Village Market

    11/05/2016
    10:00 a.m.

    Greenland Hills UMC
    5835 Penrose Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75206


    Global Village Market is an amazing two-day event that brings together charitable organizations and fair-trade retailers to offer a truly unique holiday shopping experience.

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  • Nov 5:
    LSM Metro District Education Committee Meeting/Training

    Metro District Lay Servant Ministries

    LSM Metro District Education Committee Meeting/Training

    11/05/2016
    10:00 a.m.

    Community UMC
    4501 S. Marsalis Ave., Dallas, TX 75216


    This meeting serves to determine 2017 training schedule of courses. All Metro District Facilitators are expected to attend (non-committee members are welcome).

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  • Nov 12:
    UMCOR Basic Early Response Training at Trietsch Memorial UMC

    Center for Missional Outreach

    UMCOR Basic Early Response Training at Trietsch Memorial UMC

    11/12/2016
    8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

    Trietsch Memorial United Methodist Church
    6101 Morriss Rd., Flower Mound, TX 75028


    This class will provide you with the basic information you need about Early Response Teams.

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  • Nov 13:
    North Central District Celebration of Charge Conference

    Christ United Methodist Church

    North Central District Celebration of Charge Conference

    11/13/2016
    3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    Christ United Methodist Church
    3101 Coit Road, Plano, TX. 75075


    All Clergy and Laity are invited to attend this SINGLE event: the 2016 North Central District Celebration of Charge Conference.

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  • Nov 15-17:
    Simply Wright with N.T. Wright at SMU Perkins

    N.T. Wright

    Simply Wright with N.T. Wright at SMU Perkins

    11/15/2016


    SMU Perkins School of Theology
    5915 Bishop Blvd Dallas, TX, 75275


    Perkins School of Theology is bringing N.T. Wright, Professor of New Testament and Early Christianity at the University of St. Andrews, prolific author and retired Anglican bishop, to SMU’s campus from November 15-17, 2016.

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  • Nov 17:
    NTC Annual Retirement Benefits Seminar

    Connectional Resources

    NTC Annual Retirement Benefits Seminar

    11/17/2016
    9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

    North Texas Conference Ministry Center
    500 Maplelawn Drive, Plano, TX 75075


    For all North Texas Conference clergy and spouses considering retirement in the next few years or any clergy person who is interested in preparing for retirement in the future!

    Registration deadline is November 3, 2016.

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December 2016


January 2017

  • Jan 13-15:
    Civil Rights Bus Tour

    Civil Rights Bus Tour

    01/13/2017


    Little Rock, AR and Memphis, TN



    The Center for Leadership Development is heading up a Civil Rights Bus Tour January 13-15, 2017, to Little Rock, AR and Memphis, TN.

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  • Jan 27-29:
    Youth MidWinter 1 Retreat: January 27-29, 2017

    Center for Leadership Development

    Youth MidWinter 1 Retreat: January 27-29, 2017

    01/29/2017
    8:00 p.m. Friday to 11:30 a.m. Sunday

    Bridgeport Camp and Conference Center
    3280 FM 2952 , Bridgeport, TX 76426


    Join with other junior and senior high youth for a weekend of exciting teaching, relevant messages, and powerful music in an inviting community, at one of two MidWinter retreats!

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February 2017

  • Feb 10-12:
    Youth MidWinter 2 Retreat: February 10-12, 2017

    Center for Leadership Development

    Youth MidWinter 2 Retreat: February 10-12, 2017

    02/10/2017
    8:00 p.m. Friday to 11:30 a.m. Sunday

    Bridgeport Camp and Conference Center
    3280 FM 2952, Bridgeport, TX 76426


    Join with other junior and senior high youth for a weekend of exciting teaching, relevant messages, and powerful music in an inviting community, at one of two MidWinter retreats!

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  • Feb 20-23:
    Refresh. Restore. RENEW. Retreats in Rogers, AR

    Center for Leadership Development

    Refresh. Restore. RENEW. Retreats in Rogers, AR

    02/20/2017


    Greystone Estates in Rogers, AR
    E Hwy 12, Rogers, AR 72756


    You are invited to attend a 4-day Cross-Conference RENEW retreat for United Methodist clergy.

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March 2017

  • Mar 20-23:
    Refresh. Restore. RENEW. Retreats in Rogers, AR

    Center for Leadership Development

    Refresh. Restore. RENEW. Retreats in Rogers, AR

    03/20/2017


    Greystone Estates in Rogers, AR
    E Hwy 12, Rogers, AR 72756


    You are invited to attend a 4-day Cross-Conference RENEW retreat for United Methodist clergy.

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April 2017

  • Apr 3-6:
    Refresh. Restore. RENEW. Retreats in Granbury

    Center for Leadeship Development

    Refresh. Restore. RENEW. Retreats in Granbury

    04/03/2017


    Inn on Lake Granbury in Granbury, TX
    205 West Doyle Street, Granbury, Texas 76048


    You are invited to attend a 4-day Cross-Conference RENEW retreat for United Methodist clergy.

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