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June 22 - Jun 28, 2019

2019 Licensing and Lay Ministry School Lake Poinsett Camp

July 7 - Jul 14, 2019

Youth 2019 I Urban Plunge Experience Kansas City, Missouri

Join us for a week of service, leadership, learning and awesomeness, July 7-14, 2019! Take a dive with us into an Urban Plunge mission and service experience in Kansas City. Spread the Word of God, and the love of Jesus by serving Kansas City for the first three days of the trip, July 8-10, 2019. YOUTH 2019—Love Well is for all United Methodist Youth, grades 6-12, and their leaders, happening the second part of the week, July 10-14 at the Kansas City Convention Center.

July 11 - Jul 14, 2019

Mission u South DWU

Join United Methodist Women at Mission u 2019 at Dakota Wesleyan in Mitchell SD (Southern Site) on July 11-14. The presenters will be Marty Toepke-Floyd, Jodi Cataldo, Sheri Meister, and Jef Pospisil. For information on the northern site in Jamestown, ND, please check the calendar for the dates of July 18-21.

July 13, 2019


Do you feel called to help when you see people suffering from natural disasters?  Special training is needed for early response. Become an UMCOR certified volunteer now so that you can help when disaster strikes. Attend a training on July 13 in Yankton, S.D. For those who are UMCOR ERT certified, there are plenty of opportunities to serve with the flooding in Kansas and tornadoes in the Midwest.  

July 18 - Jul 21, 2019

Mission u North Jamestown, ND

Join United Methodist Women at Mission u 2019 at the University of Jamestown in Jamestown, ND on July 18-21. Take a deep dive into the Gospel of Mark, the topic of money, and the inspiring story of women organized for mission in the 2019 Mission Studies. The leaders will be Marty Toepke-Floyd, Jodi Cataldo, Sheri Meister, and Jeff Pospisil. Or, check out the southern site at Dakota Wesleyan in Mitchell SD on July 11-14.

July 21 - Jul 26, 2019

Higher Ground Retreat Rapid City, SD

July 27, 2019

Children’s and Youth Cohort Training - Kick Off Dakota Wesleyan University, 1200 W University Ave, Mitchell, SD 57301

Children and Youth Cohort Training - Kick Off!

July 31, 2019

Breakthrough Ministry Grants Due Online

Do you want your church to reach its maximum potential? Grants are available to any church – apply online today! The deadline is July 31st.

August 19, 2019

Financial Foundations Webinar Webinar

Join us on August 19 for the quarterly financial foundations webinar. This quarter's topic is, A deep dive into endowments and legacy giving. Register now and join the webinar at 7 p.m. CDT., 6 p.m. MDT.

August 22 - Aug 24, 2019

Dakotas Cabinet Retreat Storm Mountain Center

August 25, 2019

Postponed - Breakthrough Prayer Workshop - Devils Lake UMC Devils Lake UMC

Breakthrough Prayer - Devils Lake, North Dakota

September 9, 2019

Dakotas Extended Cabinet Mitchell, SD

Dakotas Extended Cabinet, Mitchell, SD

September 20 - Sep 21, 2019

Fall Leadership Event DWU, Mitchell, SD

Clergy and Laity of the Dakotas Conference are invited to the fall leadership event. It will take place on Friday, September 20 and Saturday, September 21 on the campus of Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell, South Dakota.

September 24 - Sep 25, 2019

Start-up incubator training Minnesota Church Center, Minneapolis, MN

This discovery process will prepare new church planters or those exploring starting a new service or new site with the skills, behaviors, and tools of church planting. 

September 28, 2019

Board of Pensions Fall Meeting UMConnect

Dakotas Board of Pension will meet for Fall Meeting via UMConnect 9am- 1pm Central time

September 28 - Sep 29, 2019

UM MEN 4-Conference Discipleship Series Camp Fontanelle, Fremont, NE

Come to “Wesley Building Brothers” for an overview of how your church can build a men’s ministry using the Wesleyan class meeting process of men sharing life and scripture to grow in Discipleship.

October 3 - Oct 6, 2019

Walk to Emmaus - Men’s Storm Mountain Center

Walk to Emmaus, is a 72-hour experience starting Thursday evening at 7:00 pm and ending around 7:00 pm on Sunday. Participants are asked to separate themselves from their daily activities for this time period. There is no “physical walking distance”, but rather a “walk” with others in fellowship, learning and fun.

October 4 - Oct 5, 2019

Congregational Care Ministry Seminar - McCabe UMC McCabe UMC, 1030 6th St N, Bismarck, ND 58501

Join us in growing the care ministries in your congregation!  Congregational Care Ministers are lay persons empowered to share their gifts for ministry. A Congregational Care Seminar will take place at McCabe UMC in Bismarck, North Dakota, October 4-5.

October 6, 2019

Breakthrough Prayer Workshop - Southern Hills Southern Hills UMC

October 7 - Oct 8, 2019

Board of Ordained Ministry Mitchell


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