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California-Nevada Annual Conference Session 2019 (Pre-Registration Required)

News & Info
6/6/2019
By Mark Wharff   Conference secretary   Eleven laypersons and three clergy members have been nominated to represent the California-Nevada Annual Conference as delegates to the 2020 General and Jurisdictional Conferences.     The online nomination ...

6/6/2019
The second compilation of Recommendations, Resolutions, and Petitions for the 2019 Annual Conference Session, the second compilation of Reports, and the 2018 Statistical Tables are now available to download from the conference website. The second ...

6/4/2019
Annual Conference Session (ACS) attendees will become a voice for children on Thursday, June 20 by taking part in a candlelight prayer vigil calling attention to the plight of children around the world, and by making a commitment to act on behalf of ...

6/4/2019
The Mission Handcrafts project again will be selling items at Annual Conference Session (ACS) to fund mission activities around the world. To date, Mission Handcrafts has raised more than $108,000 for missions, many of the recipient projects being U...

5/30/2019
The Commission on the Annual Conference Session held its final meeting in preparation for the 2019 ACS, this week in Modesto. The planning session took place on Tuesday at the DoubleTree Hotel, site of the June 19-22 event. The session span style="f...

5/30/2019
There are new resources available on the 2019 ACS Offering page. We have posted a link enabling online giving, along with a new bulletin insert to promote the Annual Conference Offering (designed to be printed as a two-sided 5 ½ x 8 ½ insert). ...

5/16/2019
Wondering what your church's gifts to the Annual Conference Offering can provide? Download a new resource posted to the 2019 ACS Offering page, to explore the possibilities. The two-page PDF details numerous urgent and long-term needs for ...

5/16/2019
A first compilation of Recommendations, Resolutions, and Petitions for the 2019 Annual Conference Session has been added to the website. "Volume 1" includes the proposed legislation received and perfected as of May 15, 2019. The designation "Pending"...

5/16/2019
Four District Conferences and Pre-Annual Conference Session Orientations are taking place this weekend. The schedule is as follows: Great Northern District  Date and Time: Saturday, May 18, 2019 – from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  Location: Loomis UMC, ...

5/8/2019
Six videos – resources to help prepare for this year’s Annual Conference Session – have been posted to the California-Nevada Conference website (cnumc.org). The videos will be included in the training provided at pre-ACS Orientations, taking place ...

5/8/2019
  A grouping for Mealtime Events has been added to the California-Nevada Annual Conference Session 2019 site. To find the listing of all mealtime events scheduled so far, along with registration information where applicable:   Click on the link ...

5/8/2019
A page devoted to resources in support of the 2019 Annual Conference Offering has been created. It's located under Quick Links on the California-Nevada Annual Conference Session 2019 site. (Look for the ACS logo under "Bishop's Message" on the ...

5/2/2019
In accordance with the Standing Rules of the California-Nevada Annual Conference that state, “The Conference Secretary shall mail a nominating ballot to all eligible clergy on May 1 of an election year,” Conference Secretary Mark Wharff yesterday ...

5/2/2019
A Certified Lay Minister (CLM) lunchtime gathering has been scheduled for Wednesday, June 19 during Annual Conference Session at the DoubleTree Hotel in Modesto. A head count is being taken now.   Download flyer for details.

4/24/2019
Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño has announced the opening of the nomination process for this year’s Bishop’s Awards. These awards recognize laity who exemplify the best of personal and social holiness by:   attending to their spiritual growth;    ...

4/4/2019
The 2019 Annual Conference Session site at www.cnumc.org has been updated with a listing of additional hotels in Modesto you may want to consider, if you’re planning to attend Annual Conference Session in June and have not booked lodging already.    ...

3/28/2019
We Have a Place for Them Registration is available online for nomination to the Youth and Young Adult Delegation for the 2019 Annual Conference Session (ACS) of the California-Nevada Conference of The United Methodist Church.   Information The youth...

3/21/2019
Registration for the 2019 Annual Conference Session (ACS) opened this week with a letter of welcome from Bishop Minerva G. Carcaño, in which she announced the theme, "With Jesus in the Boat." The text will be Matthew 8:23-27. The bishop also ...

3/19/2019
Friends,  Welcome to the 2019 Annual Conference Session of the California-Nevada Conference!  As we prayerfully prepared for the 2019 Special-Called General Conference to consider whether The United Methodist Church would become fully inclusive of ...

3/18/2019
Our Conference Standing Rules, Division III. Conference Membership and Clergy Relations (pages 254-256 of the 2018 Journal), describe the process for equalizing the number of clergy and lay members of the Annual Conference. The accompanying documents...

3/14/2019
Even though GC2019 is still very much on our minds and in the news, it’s important to remember that another General Conference is scheduled for May of next year – and it’s at this June’s Annual Conference Session that the delegates who will represent...

3/14/2019
At its March 5 meeting, the Commission on the Annual Conference Session revised the deadline for submitting reports, recommendations, resolutions, and petitions to the 2020 General Conference that must be considered by the 2019 Annual Conference ...

12/5/2018
It’s time to begin thinking about legislation for our Annual Conference Session, June 19-22, 2019, including petitions to the 2020 General Conference. Please note the following guidelines: Recommendations, resolutions and petitions may be brought ...

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