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December 2017

December 1

Friday

Generosity Next, Nashville, TN

Balsam Range Art of Music Festival, Lake Junaluska, NC

Brown Bag Lunch: “The Unique Development of the Hotel Industry in Memphis” - Germantown UMC, Germantown, TN

World AIDS Day

Live Nativity by churches of Calloway County, Murray, KY

December 2

Saturday

Balsam Range Art of Music Festival, Lake Junaluska, NC

Live Nativity by churches of Calloway County, Murray, KY

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

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

Tennessee River District Clergy Advent Brunch, Jackson, TN

Parents Day Out & Kids Winter Wonder Days, Trinity UMC, Paducah, KY

Youth Dodgeball Tournament, Tennessee River District, Jackson, TN

December 3

Sunday

United Methodist Neighborhood Centers of Memphis Sunday

Global Migration Sunday

Handel's Messiah, Christ UMC, Memphis, TN

Jingle Jam, Colonial Park UMC, Memphis, TN

December 4

Monday

Christmas Toy Store, Reelfoot Rural Ministries, Obion, TN

December 5

Tuesday

Christmas Toy Store, Reelfoot Rural Ministries, Obion, TN

Blue Christmas Service, Germantown UMC, Germantown, TN

Mississippi River District Clergy Family Advent Dinner & Service, Trenton First UMC, Trenton, TN

December 6

Wednesday

Christmas Toy Store, Reelfoot Rural Ministries, Obion, TN

1-Hour FREE Copyrights and Copyright Law Webinar for churches

December 7

Thursday

Christmas Toy Store, Reelfoot Rural Ministries, Obion, TN

Appalachian Christmas at Lake Junaluska, NC

December 8

Friday

Appalachian Christmas at Lake Junaluska, NC

Metro District Clergy Christmas Gathering

'True Meaning of Christmas Tour' stop, Memphis, TN

Concert: Jeff & Sheri Easter, Fountain Avenue UMC, Paducah, KY

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

Ladies Christmas Brunch, Bethlehem UMC, Water Valley, KY

Milk and Cookies with Santa Claus, Emmanuel UMC, Memphis, TN

Christmas Cookie Sale (benefit for UM Neighborhood Centers), St. Paul UMC, Lakeland, TN

'Come Celebrate Christmas' Concert by David Johnson Chorus, Aldersgate UMC, Jackson, TN

Breakfast With Santa, Colonial Park UMC, Memphis, TN

Drive-Thru Living Nativity, Malesus UMC, Jackson, TN

December 10

Sunday

Appalachian Christmas at Lake Junaluska, NC

Drive-Thru Living Nativity, Malesus UMC, Jackson, TN

Twas the Night Before Christmas, Lone Oak UMC, Paducah, KY

Gospel Jam, Lebanon UMC, Paducah, KY

December 12

Tuesday

Sip & Serve, Center for Transforming Communities, Memphis, TN

December 14

Thursday

Free workshop-- "The Best Rest: Sabbath," Memphis Theological Seminary

Tinsel & Tears Service of Remembrance, Lexington First UMC, Lexington, TN

December 15

Friday

Living Nativity: Stroll Through THE Story, Braden, TN

December 16

Saturday

Living Nativity: Stroll Through THE Story, Braden, TN

Santa's Sweet Shop, Trinity UMC, Paducah, KY

A Living Nativity, Lexington First UMC, Lexington, TN

December 17

Sunday

A Living Nativity, Lexington First UMC, Lexington, TN

Blue Christmas Service, Lone Oak UMC, Paducah, KY

Carols & Candles, Jackson First UMC, Jackson, TN

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

Christmas Eve / Christmas Day

December 25

Monday

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

Christmas Eve / Christmas Day

December 26

Tuesday

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

Purchase District's 'Project Christmas House,' Durant, MS

December 27

Wednesday

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

Purchase District's 'Project Christmas House,' Durant, MS

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

December 28

Thursday

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

Purchase District's 'Project Christmas House,' Durant, MS

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

December 29

Friday

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

Purchase District's 'Project Christmas House,' Durant, MS

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

December 30

Saturday

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

Purchase District's 'Project Christmas House,' Durant, MS

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

December 31

Sunday

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

Purchase District's 'Project Christmas House,' Durant, MS

Memphis Conference Mission Team in Mexico

January 1

Monday

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

Purchase District's 'Project Christmas House,' Durant, MS

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 4

Thursday

Free Webinar -- Finance & Stewardship: Getting it Right at the Starting Line

January 5

Friday

Brown Bag Lunch, Germantown UMC, Germantown, TN

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

Sistahs of Yada (first event), Holladay UMC, Holladay, TN

January 10

Wednesday

Webinar for Local Church Lay Leaders & Lay Members to Annual Conference: What's My Job?

January 14

Sunday

Human Relations Day

January 20

Saturday

ABBA Conference (Purchase District), Mayfield First UMC, Mayfield, KY

January 21

Sunday

Tennessee River District Training, Lexington First UMC, Lexington, TN

Exceptional Worship (for special needs children and adults), Forest Heights UMC, Jackson, TN

January 23

Tuesday

Executive Committee Mtg/Division on Higher Education & Campus Min

January 25

Thursday

Memphis Annual Conference Planning Team 2018

January 30

Tuesday

Bishop McAlilly's Day in Tennessee River District, Jackson First UMC, Jackson, TN

January 31

Wednesday

Bishop McAlilly's Day in Purchase District

February 1

Thursday

Bishop McAlilly's Day in Mississippi River District, Medina First UMC, Medina, TN

February 3

Saturday

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

The Practice of Pastoral Leadership Conference, Brentwood UMC, Brentwood, TN

Memphis Conference "Not a Youth Retreat" (Youth Lay Servant Training), Forest Heights UMC, Jackson, TN

February 4

Sunday

Memphis Conference "Not a Youth Retreat" (Youth Lay Servant Training), Forest Heights UMC, Jackson, TN

Sunglasses Sunday

African-American Sunday

Black Methodists for Church Renewal Giving Sunday

February 5

Monday

The Practice of Pastoral Leadership Conference, Brentwood UMC, Brentwood, TN

February 9

Friday

Confirmation Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

February 10

Saturday

Confirmation Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

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

February 11

Sunday

Confirmation Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

February 18

Sunday

Purchase District Choir Fest, Mayfield First UMC, Mayfield, KY

February 22

Thursday

Wm. P. Bailey Academy of Congregational Leadership

Memphis Annual Conference Planning Team 2018

February 23

Friday

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

February 24

Saturday

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

Creating Congregational Cultures of Generosity 2-day Seminar, Purchase District Office, Kirksey, KY

March 1

Thursday

Interfaith Peace Conference, Lake Junaluska, NC

March 2

Friday

Interfaith Peace Conference, Lake Junaluska, NC

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

March 3

Saturday

Interfaith Peace Conference, Lake Junaluska, NC

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

March 4

Sunday

Interfaith Peace Conference, Lake Junaluska, NC

Youth Service Fund Sunday

March 10

Saturday

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

March 11

Sunday

One Great Hour of Sharing

March 22

Thursday

Memphis Annual Conference Planning Team 2018

March 23

Friday

Confirmation Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

March 24

Saturday

Confirmation Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

Creating Congregational Cultures of Generosity 2-day Seminar, Purchase District Office, Kirksey, KY

March 25

Sunday

Confirmation Retreat, Lakeshore Camp and Retreat Center, Eva, TN

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 16

Monday

National Workshop on Christian Unity, Silver Springs, MD

April 17

Tuesday

National Workshop on Christian Unity, Silver Springs, MD

April 18

Wednesday

National Workshop on Christian Unity, Silver Springs, MD

April 19

Thursday

National Workshop on Christian Unity, Silver Springs, MD

Memphis Annual Conference Planning Team 2018

April 23

Monday

Clergy Spiritual Life Retreat (Nashville Episcopal Area), Cadiz, KY

April 24

Tuesday

Clergy Spiritual Life Retreat (Nashville Episcopal Area), Cadiz, KY

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

April 25

Wednesday

Clergy Spiritual Life Retreat (Nashville Episcopal Area), Cadiz, KY

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 7

Monday

Facing the Future Gathering, Newark, NJ

May 8

Tuesday

Facing the Future Gathering, Newark, NJ

May 9

Wednesday

Facing the Future Gathering, Newark, NJ

May 10

Thursday

Memphis Annual Conference Planning Team 2018

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 8

Monday

5 Day Academy for Spiritual Formation

October 9

Tuesday

5 Day Academy for Spiritual Formation

October 10

Wednesday

5 Day Academy for Spiritual Formation

October 11

Thursday

5 Day Academy for Spiritual Formation

October 12

Friday

5 Day Academy for Spiritual Formation

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

October 13

Saturday

Generative Leadership Academy (GLA)

October 14

Sunday

Disability Awareness Sunday

October 21

Sunday

Reelfoot Rural Ministries Sunday

Laity Sunday

October 28

Sunday

Partners in Permanency Sunday

November 4

Sunday

Drug and Alcohol Concerns Sunday

November 11

Sunday

Organ and Tissue Donor Sunday

November 25

Sunday

United Methodist Student Day

December 2

Sunday

United Methodist Neighborhood Centers of Memphis Sunday

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