Fresh Expressions Training Event

IN, United States

Fresh Expressions Training Event September 9, 2023 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (EST) Union Chapel UMC – 2702 E. 86th Street, Indianapolis This training will include all you need to know about Fresh Expressions, and there will be instructions on how to apply for a grant.  This program will also feature components of Dinner Church and Messy Church.  Experts on Dinner Church, Messy Church and other types of Fresh Expressions will be on hand to help you design your own Fresh Expression. Find more information and register here. If you have further questions, contact brenda.gross@inumc.org.

5 Day Academy for Spiritual Formation

St. Joseph Retreat and Conference Center, 1440 W Division Rd., Tipton, IN, United States

Academy for Spiritual Formation September 17-22, 2023 September 17 – Registration Check-in 3:30 pm (EST) September 22 – Lunch and adjournment 12:15 pm (EST) St Joseph Retreat & Conference Center 1440 W Division Rd. Tipton, IN   Lay and clergy persons are invited to participate in the Indiana Five-Day Academy for Spiritual Formation. What can you expect? A time of intentional spiritual growth in a disciplined community of prayer, study, worship, and fellowship An opportunity for celebrating holistic spirituality – renewing body, mind and spirit A place where community silence enhances personal prayer and reflection A time to experience the rhythm for the week through morning, evening and nightly prayers as well as daily Eucharist Cost:  Early Bird – Prior to May 1, 2023 – Single $650.00 Double $550.00 After May 1, 2023 – Single $750.00 Double $650.00 $100.00 deposit paid during the registration process Use the drop down arrow to select your payment plan You will need to create a password to access your registration to pay the balance due by credit card To pay your balance due by credit card:  Access your registration using the password you created during the registration process.  Click on the words Already Registered? View or modify […]

Thrive Clergy Spouse Retreat

Drury Plaza Hotel Indianapolis/Carmel, 9625 N Meridian St, Indianapolis, IN, 46290, United States

We invite spouses of clergy to join us for a time of connection and renewal as we gather for the Thrive Clergy Spouse Retreat in Indianapolis September 21-23. Rev. Shannon Stringer, Director of Leadership Development, will lead our retreat centered around the theme of  “The Chosen Stone”, based on 1 Peter 2:4-10. There will be times of worship, prayer, rest, celebration, and fun. We hope you take time to gather with other spouses, be filled by the Holy Spirit and remember that you are a chosen child of God. Click here to learn more and register.

Loving Learning Leading

Zionsville UMC, 9644 Whitestown Rd., Zionsville, IN, 46077, United States

September 27, 2023 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (ET) September 28, 2023 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (ET) Location: Livestream or In-person at Zionsville UMC, 9644 Whitestown Rd, Zionsville IN Join us this fall for Loving, Learning and Leading with Bishop Trimble. We will welcome keynote speakers Dr. Karmalita Contee on Wednesday, September 27, 2023 and Reverend Sue Nilson Kibbey on Thursday, September 28, 2023. Following a covenantal worship service on Wednesday morning, Dr. Contee will provide insight on recognizing and overcoming organizational anxiety. On Thursday Rev Kibbey will bring an exciting possibility for corporate spiritual growth by introducing Dynamite Prayer: A 28 Day Experiment. The title of her presentation is "Surging Forward Together: Corporate Prayer Discernment for What’s Next." The power of an ongoing congregation-wide Breakthrough Prayer Initiative—prayer surrendering our present reality and asking God’s Spirit to show us new possibilities and open doors—changes everything. This session will describe what happens when churches, after centering around pervasive breakthrough prayer across all areas of congregational life for weeks or longer together, then find themselves feeling hungry for unified forward movement. You’ll learn more about what it looks like to enter into a simple life-giving process that allows church members to […]

Northwest District Called to Preach Hybrid

IN, United States

Northwest District Called to Preach Hybrid This event has multiple dates** October 7 & 21, 2023 from 9:15 am to 12:15 pm (ET) via Zoom and October 28, 2023 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm (ET) in person at Congress Street UMC 2010 Congress Street Lafayette, IN 47905 Click here to learn more and register.

Northwest District Called to Preach Hybrid

IN, United States

Northwest District Called to Preach Hybrid This event has multiple dates** October 7 & 21, 2023 from 9:15 am to 12:15 pm (ET) via Zoom and October 28, 2023 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm (ET) in person at Congress Street UMC 2010 Congress Street Lafayette, IN 47905 Click here to learn more and register.

Northwest District Called to Preach Hybrid

IN, United States

Northwest District Called to Preach Hybrid This event has multiple dates** October 7 & 21, 2023 from 9:15 am to 12:15 pm (ET) via Zoom and October 28, 2023 from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm (ET) in person at Congress Street UMC 2010 Congress Street Lafayette, IN 47905 Click here to learn more and register.

The Conference offices will be closed in celebration of Juneteenth on Wednesday, June 19. We will resume normal hours on Thursday, June 20.
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