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Sr. Administrative Assistant for El Camino Real District
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2022 Annual Conference Session

The annual conference is the basic body in The United Methodist Church and sessions of the annual conference have historically been a time for the people called Methodists to gather, give account to God of the work they have done and their stewardship of the resources God has given them since they last met.  It has also been a holy time to discern God’s will for their future, a time when persons called to ordained ministry are commissioned and ordained, and both clergy and lay personnel and financial resources are deployed for ministry.  Above all, annual conference sessions have been connectional gatherings where the gathered have experienced the presence of the Holy Spirit and have been revived for God’s holy work.  
 
The Annual Conference session will consider legislation, recognize retiring clergy, celebrate a Memorial service to honor clergy and clergy spouses that have passed during the previous year, and fix the appointments of pastors to the various charges.
 
Annual conferences are geographically defined and each year, across the denomination, the clergy members of the conference meet with at least an equal number of lay members in their annual conference session for worship, fellowship, and to conduct the business of the conference, which may last three to five days. The area bishop presides over these meetings. This will be the 174th session of the California-Nevada Annual Conference.

News & Info
Jun 11
Jun 13
“Good Morning, church!” opened Bishop Warner H. Brown, Jr. leading the 2022 Annual Conference session in lieu of interim bishop Sally Dyck on Monday, ...
Jun 13
“You can show them a little love,” stated Bishop Sally Dyck encouraging the audience to clap after going silent when she finished one section of the ...
Jun 12
Saturday began with a Bible Study led by Rev. Dr. Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan. No items were removed from the Consent Calendar. The day included fixing of ...
Jun 10
Friday plenary began with a message from Rev. Dale Weatherspoon of Easterhill UMC in Richmond, CA. After Prayers of the People and Holy Communion, ...
Jun 09
Editor's Note: Among the most meaningful moments of each Annual Conference is the honoring of those who are retiring from a career of active ministry....
Jun 09
Through song, dance, tool drives, informational videos and more, ministry settings across the Western Jurisdiction of The United Methodist Church are ...
Jun 08
An Interim Report from CONAM on Methodist Involvement at Indian Schools is now available. Read it here.
Jun 07
Well, we made it!  The 174th California-Nevada Annual Conference begins tomorrow, Friday, June 10th at 9 a.m. PDT and will conclude on Monday, June ...
Jun 03
Six months have passed since an underwater volcano erupted throwing the Tongan islands and residents into chaos and disaster. Since that time the ...
Jun 02
After months of preparation, Annual Conference 2022 is right around the corner!  Next week, people across California and Nevada will be traveling to ...

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