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October 2017

October 1

Sunday

World Communion Sunday

Gospel Jam, Lebanon UMC, Paducah, KY

October 2

Monday

Memphis Conference Retiree Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Symposium for Leadership Development and Education Communications, Nashville, TN

October 3

Tuesday

Memphis Conference Retiree Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Symposium for Leadership Development and Education Communications, Nashville, TN

October 4

Wednesday

Symposium for Leadership Development and Education Communications, Nashville, TN

October 7

Saturday

Early Response Team (disaster relief) Training Class, Brownsville First UMC, Brownsville, TN

Academy of Coaching & Leadership - Local Pastors, Jackson, TN

Arts & Crafts Festival, Colonial Park UMC, Memphis, TN

October 8

Sunday

Disability Awareness Sunday

Homecoming, Pleasant Valley UMC, Union City, TN

October 10

Tuesday

Roosevelt Institute Award Ceremony (Dr. Steve Stone is a recipient), New York City, NY

Vital Conversation (Facebook Live event): How to Engage Children & Youth Using Rap and Hiphop

October 11

Wednesday

Memphis Conference Clergy Benefits Seminar, Memphis, TN

October 12

Thursday

Memphis Conference Clergy Benefits Seminar, Memphis, TN

October 13

Friday

Older Elementary Retreat, Lakeshore Camp & Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Conference - Reformation for Today: Our 95 Theses,' Murfreesboro, TN

October 14

Saturday

Older Elementary Retreat, Lakeshore Camp & Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Conference - Reformation for Today: Our 95 Theses,' Murfreesboro, TN

Fish Fry, Christ UMC, Mayfield, KY

Blessing of the Animals, Lone Oak UMC, Paducah, KY

Second Saturday Free Legal Aid Clinic, Memphis, TN

Annual Fashion Show Luncheon & Silent Auction (United Methodist Women), Covenant UMC, Cordova, TN

October 15

Sunday

Older Elementary Retreat, Lakeshore Camp & Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Laity Sunday

United Methodist Volunteers in Mission (UMVIM) Sunday

150th Anniversary Celebration, McKenzie First UMC, McKenzie, TN

Exceptional Worship Service for special needs children and adults, Halls First UMC, Halls, TN

175-year Anniversary Worship Service (with Bishop Bill McAlilly), Dyersburg First UMC, Dyersburg, TN

The Miracles (from Baddour Center) at Halls First UMC, Halls, TN

Gateway Sound Quartet, Massac UMC, Paducah, KY

October 17

Tuesday

Metro District Clergy Meeting, Capleville UMC, Memphis, TN

Workshop: Asset-Based Community Development, Center for Transforming Communities, Memphis, TN

"Pastoral Visits: Carrying More than Comfort" - Tools for a Better Well-Being Webinar Series

Free One-Hour Webinar: "Maximizing the Holidays"

October 18

Wednesday

Memphis Conference All-day Field Trip to UMCom, Nashville, TN

October 19

Thursday

Yada Sisterhood with Allison Allen, Northside UMC, Jackson, TN

Mississippi River District Clergy Meeting, Union City, TN

Shalom Gathering: Celebrating our Grassroots Grant Projects, The Commons on Merton (Center for Transforming Communities), Memphis, TN

October 20

Friday

Choir Music Weekend, Lake Junaluska, NC

2017 Generative Leadership Academy, Natchez Trace State Park, Wildersville, TN

October 21

Saturday

Choir Music Weekend, Lake Junaluska, NC

2017 Generative Leadership Academy, Natchez Trace State Park, Wildersville, TN

Fall Festival, Mason's Chapel UMC, Hazel, KY

Holiday Bazaar, Lone Oak UMC, Paducah, KY

October 22

Sunday

Choir Music Weekend, Lake Junaluska, NC

Reelfoot Rural Ministries Sunday

Tennessee River District event: Passionate Leaders Following Jesus, Northside UMC, Jackson, TN

Metro District: Installation of New District Superintendent and Welcome of New Clergy, Bartlett UMC, Bartlett, TN

Chamber Music Series Concert: Mezzo-Soprano Lexa Ferrill, Sanctuary on the Square of Collierville UMC, Collierville, TN

October 27

Friday

Fall Retreat, Memphis Conference Single Adult Ministry, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Baked Potato Bar Luncheon, Trinity UMC, Paris, TN

October 28

Saturday

Fall Retreat, Memphis Conference Single Adult Ministry, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Fall Family Fun Day, Shiloh UMC, Mansfield, TN

Leadership Roundtable, Metro District United Methodist Men, St. Luke's UMC, Memphis, TN

C.S. Lewis Seminar, Petoskey, MI

Rust College A'Capella Choir Concert, Benton, KY (sponsored by Purchase District, Memphis Conference)

Purchase District Laity in Action Celebration, Benton, KY

October 29

Sunday

Fall Retreat, Memphis Conference Single Adult Ministry, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Partners in Permanency Sunday

Mississippi River District Ministry Celebration and Conference, Dyersburg First UMC, Dyersburg, TN

Fall Harvest Festival, Concord UMC, Paducah, KY

Homecoming Celebration (125 years), Fountain Avenue UMC, Paducah, KY

October 30

Monday

Memphis Annual Conference Planning Mtg

October 31

Tuesday

Trunk or Treat, Hazel UMC, Hazel, KY

Fall Carnival, Ross UMC, Dyersburg, TN

November 2

Thursday

FREE Faith & Health Conference for Clergy and Congregational Leaders, Memphis, TN

November 3

Friday

Explore Calling, Portland, OR

Luncheon & Bazaar (Women's Group), Antioch UMC, Springville, TN

Brown Bag Lunch (“Organizing your Life: Paperwork and Household Documents”), Germantown UMC, Germantown, TN

November 4

Saturday

Explore Calling, Portland, OR

More Church Leaders | Stronger Church Leaders Conference and Live Stream

Holiday Bazaar, Murray First UMC, Murray, KY

Chicken Barbecue (United Methodist Men), Reidland UMC, Paducah, KY

Prayer Brunch Honoring Nurses, Ross UMC, Dyersburg, TN

November 5

Sunday

Explore Calling, Portland, OR

Drug and Alcohol Concerns Sunday

Fall Carnival (to benefit Guatemalan families) by Metro District Youth Council, Trinity UMC, Memphis, TN

November 6

Monday

Purchase District ERT Badge Renewal Training Class (disaster response), Purchase District Office, Kirksey, KY

November 7

Tuesday

Free Webinar: Help Rural Churches Grow in Leadership

November 9

Thursday

Leadership Training, Purchase District United Methodist Women, Mayfield First UMC, Mayfield, KY

November 10

Friday

Mississippi River District Fall Lay Servant Training Retreat, Natchez Trace State Park

Junior/Senior High Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

November 11

Saturday

Mississippi River District Fall Lay Servant Training Retreat, Natchez Trace State Park

Junior/Senior High Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Storytelling for Preachers, Martin Methodist College, Pulaski, TN

Memphis Conference Local Church Treasurer Training, Brownsville UMC, Brownsville, TN

Second Saturday Free Legal Aid Clinic, Memphis, TN

November 12

Sunday

Junior/Senior High Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Organ and Tissue Donor Sunday

Academic theological colloquy, “Missio Dei and the United States: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness," Boston, MA

Colloquy- Missio Dei and the United States: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness, Boston, MA

November 13

Monday

Academic theological colloquy, “Missio Dei and the United States: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness," Boston, MA

Colloquy- Missio Dei and the United States: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness, Boston, MA

Forum: Peace on the Korean Peninsula, Washington, D.C. (presented by UM General Board of Church & Society)

November 14

Tuesday

Academic theological colloquy, “Missio Dei and the United States: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness," Boston, MA

Colloquy- Missio Dei and the United States: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness, Boston, MA

Forum: Peace on the Korean Peninsula, Washington, D.C. (presented by UM General Board of Church & Society)

"Understanding Anxiety and Depression" - Tools for a Better Well-Being Webinar Series

November 15

Wednesday

Colloquy- Missio Dei and the United States: Toward a Faithful United Methodist Witness, Boston, MA

Forum: Peace on the Korean Peninsula, Washington, D.C. (presented by UM General Board of Church & Society)

Introduction to Communities of Shalom, Center for Transforming Communities, Memphis, TN

November 16

Thursday

Yada Sisterhood with Alex Seeley, Northside UMC, Jackson, TN

National Youth Workers Convention, Memphis, TN

November 17

Friday

National Youth Workers Convention, Memphis, TN

Heritage Preservation Workshop (SEJ Commission on Archives and History), Lake Junaluska, NC

November 18

Saturday

National Youth Workers Convention, Memphis, TN

Heritage Preservation Workshop (SEJ Commission on Archives and History), Lake Junaluska, NC

Academy of Coaching & Leadership - Local Pastors, Jackson, TN

November 19

Sunday

National Youth Workers Convention, Memphis, TN

November 21

Tuesday

Free One-Hour Webinar: "Maximizing the New Year"

November 22

Wednesday

Memphis Conference office closed for Thanksgiving

November 23

Thursday

Memphis Conference office closed for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving at Lake Junaluska, NC

November 24

Friday

Memphis Conference office closed for Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving at Lake Junaluska, NC

November 25

Saturday

Thanksgiving at Lake Junaluska, NC

November 26

Sunday

United Methodist Student Day

November 28

Tuesday

Methodist Healthcare Foundation Cancer Center Luncheon, Memphis, TN

November 29

Wednesday

Generosity Next, Nashville, TN

November 30

Thursday

Generosity Next, Nashville, TN

December 1

Friday

Generosity Next, Nashville, TN

Balsam Range Art of Music Festival, Lake Junaluska, NC

December 2

Saturday

Balsam Range Art of Music Festival, Lake Junaluska, NC

Workshop: Hospitable Evangelism for Churches - in Spanish, Murfreesboro, TN

Sounds of the Season - The Greatest Gift (musical), Centenary UMC, Memphis, TN

December 3

Sunday

United Methodist Neighborhood Centers of Memphis Sunday

Global Migration Sunday

December 7

Thursday

Appalachian Christmas at Lake Junaluska, NC

December 8

Friday

Appalachian Christmas at Lake Junaluska, NC

Metro District Clergy Christmas Gathering

December 9

Saturday

Appalachian Christmas at Lake Junaluska, NC

Second Saturday Free Legal Aid Clinic, Memphis, TN

Memphis Conference Local Church Treasurer Training, Trinity UMC, Paris, TN

December 10

Sunday

Appalachian Christmas at Lake Junaluska, NC

December 19

Tuesday

Free One-Hour Webinar: "Put a Bow on It"

December 22

Friday

Memphis Conference office closed for Christmas and New Year's Day

December 23

Saturday

Memphis Conference office closed for Christmas and New Year's Day

December 24

Sunday

Memphis Conference office closed for Christmas and New Year's Day

December 25

Monday

Memphis Conference office closed for Christmas and New Year's Day

December 26

Tuesday

Memphis Conference office closed for Christmas and New Year's Day

December 27

Wednesday

Memphis Conference office closed for Christmas and New Year's Day

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

December 28

Thursday

Memphis Conference office closed for Christmas and New Year's Day

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

December 29

Friday

Memphis Conference office closed for Christmas and New Year's Day

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

December 30

Saturday

Memphis Conference office closed for Christmas and New Year's Day

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

December 31

Sunday

Memphis Conference office closed for Christmas and New Year's Day

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

January 1

Monday

Memphis Conference office closed for Christmas and New Year's Day

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

January 2

Tuesday

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

January 3

Wednesday

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

January 6

Saturday

Academy of Coaching & Leadership- Local Pastors, Jackson, TN

January 7

Sunday

Christian Unity and Interreligious Concerns

January 8

Monday

DEADLINE to pay 2017 apportionments

January 9

Tuesday

Free Webinar: Help Rural Churches Grow in Vision & Mission

January 14

Sunday

Human Relations Day

February 3

Saturday

Academy of Coaching & Leadership - Local Pastors, Brentwood, TN

February 4

Sunday

African-American Sunday

Sunglasses Sunday

February 10

Saturday

Academy of Coaching & Leadership-Local Pastors, Jackson, TN

February 22

Thursday

Wm. P. Bailey Academy of Congregational Leadership

February 23

Friday

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

February 24

Saturday

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

Seminar: Creating Congregational Cultures of Generosity, Purchase District Office, Kirksey, KY

March 2

Friday

Class: United Methodist History, Theology, Organization & Sacraments, Martin Methodist College, Pulaski, TN

March 3

Saturday

Class: United Methodist History, Theology, Organization & Sacraments, Martin Methodist College, Pulaski, TN

March 4

Sunday

Youth Service Fund Sunday

March 10

Saturday

Academy of Coaching & Leadership - Local Pastors, Jackson, TN

March 11

Sunday

One Great Hour of Sharing

March 24

Saturday

Seminar: Creating Congregational Cultures of Generosity, Purchase District Office, Kirksey, KY

April 12

Thursday

Free Webinar: Help Rural Churches Grow in Evangelism

April 13

Friday

Lay Minister Academy, Martin Methodist College, Pulaski, TN

Clergy Spouse Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

April 14

Saturday

Lay Minister Academy, Martin Methodist College, Pulaski, TN

Clergy Spouse Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

April 15

Sunday

Lay Minister Academy, Martin Methodist College, Pulaski, TN

Clergy Spouse Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Native American Ministries Sunday

April 24

Tuesday

Fish Fry, Memphis Conference United Methodist Men, Archers Chapel UMC, Frog Jump, TN

April 28

Saturday

Academy of Coaching & Leadership-Local Pastors, Jackson, TN

May 4

Friday

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

May 5

Saturday

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

May 6

Sunday

Golden Cross Sunday

May 13

Sunday

Local Pastor Licensing School, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

May 14

Monday

Local Pastor Licensing School, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

May 15

Tuesday

Local Pastor Licensing School, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

May 16

Wednesday

Local Pastor Licensing School, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

May 17

Thursday

Local Pastor Licensing School, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

May 18

Friday

Local Pastor Licensing School, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

2018 Assembly, United Methodist Women, Columbus, OH

May 19

Saturday

Local Pastor Licensing School, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

2018 Assembly, United Methodist Women, Columbus, OH

Academy of Coaching & Leadership - Local Pastors (makeup day if needed), Jackson, TN

May 20

Sunday

2018 Assembly, United Methodist Women, Columbus, OH

Heritage Sunday

May 27

Sunday

Peace with Justice Sunday

June 3

Sunday

2018 Memphis Annual Conference, Paducah, KY

June 4

Monday

2018 Memphis Annual Conference, Paducah, KY

June 5

Tuesday

2018 Memphis Annual Conference, Paducah, KY

June 10

Sunday

Lakeshore Camping Scholarship Day

June 13

Wednesday

2018 Tennessee Annual Conference, Brentwood, TN

June 14

Thursday

2018 Tennessee Annual Conference, Brentwood, TN

June 15

Friday

2018 Tennessee Annual Conference, Brentwood, TN

June 24

Sunday

Project Transformation Sunday

July 22

Sunday

Paducah Cooperative Ministry Sunday

August 3

Friday

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

August 4

Saturday

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

August 5

Sunday

Christian Education Sunday

August 19

Sunday

Commission on the Status and Role of Women (COSROW) Awareness Sunday

September 2

Sunday

Conference Advance Special Day

Vocation Day: Hearing God's Call to Ordained Ministry

September 23

Sunday

Grace Place Church Sunday

October 7

Sunday

World Communion Sunday

October 12

Friday

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

October 13

Saturday

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

October 14

Sunday

Disability Awareness Sunday

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