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February 21, 2023

Preparing for the Future Now: Retirement Readiness for All Ages

Preparing for the Future Now:  Retirement Readiness for All Ages Tuesday, February 21, 6-7:15 p.m. CT OR Thursday, February 23, noon-1:15 p.m. CT Do you think you are too young to think about retirement?  Or do you feel like it is too late to start preparing?  Are you worried about being a burden after retirement?  Whatever your age or state, this workshop will provide important considerations for retirement preparation.  Obtain an overview of key changes that you need to consider when you retire. Presented by Marcia Alexander, Financial Counselor, Thrivent

February 23, 2023

Preparing for the Future Now: Retirement Readiness for All Ages

Preparing for the Future Now:  Retirement Readiness for All Ages Tuesday, February 21, 6-7:15 p.m. CT OR Thursday, February 23, noon-1:15 p.m. CT Do you think you are too young to think about retirement?  Or do you feel like it is too late to start preparing?  Are you worried about being a burden after retirement?  Whatever your age or state, this workshop will provide important considerations for retirement preparation.  Obtain an overview of key changes that you need to consider when you retire. Presented by Marcia Alexander, Financial Counselor, Thrivent

March 1, 2023

North Central Jurisdiction 2024 - Host Committee

The North Central Jurisdiction 2024 Host Committee is meeting on March 1, 2023 from 10.30am to 12.30pm.

March 3 - Mar 4, 2023

574 - LPC Confirmation Camp Lake Poinsett Camp

Experience connections with God and fellow United Methodist's as we come together for a confirmation retreat. All confirmation youth are welcome and must bring their own group leader(s). Grades 6-9 plus Adult Leaders

March 4, 2023

Discernment Retreat Canyon Lake UMC and Zoom

A discernment retreat is the entry point for those exploring a call to pastoral and lay ministry. Join us February 4, and March 4, 2023, at 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., CST (8:30am-11:30am MST) at Canyon Lake UMC and on Zoom.

March 6 - Mar 8, 2023

2023 Dakotas Appointive Cabinet - March 6-8

The Dakotas Appointive Cabinet is meeting March 6-8, 2023.

March 10 - Mar 11, 2023

2022 623 SMC Men’s Retreat Storm Mountain Center

Men of the Dakotas! Join us for our annual men’s retreat for fellowship and study. Ages: Men, 16+

March 20 - Mar 21, 2023

2023 Dakotas Appointive Cabinet - March 20-21

The Appointive Cabinet is meeting March 20 & 21, 2023.

March 23, 2023

2023 Retiree Seminar Webinar

9:30am CT - 4:00pm CT - 2023 Retirees will want to join this webinar to hear Todd Creviston of Wespath explain all of the pension, death and disabilty plans. Also, Leana Stunes, Conference Benefits Officer will explain the retiree health insurance program.

March 25, 2023

Discernment Retreat Mitchell Conference Office and Zoom

A discernment retreat is the entry point for those exploring a call to pastoral and lay ministry. Participants are equipped and inspired to serve as a leader in various ministry areas inside and outside your congregation. Join us March 25, 2023 and April 29, 2023 at 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CST at the Conference Office in Mitchell or on Zoom.

April 3 - Apr 5, 2023

2023 Dakotas Extended & Appointive Cabinet - April 3-5

The Extended & Appointive Cabinet is meeting April 3-5, 2023.

April 13, 2023

Dakotas Sessions Meeting - AC2023

The Dakotas Sessions Committee is meeting on April 13, 2023 from 10.30am - 12.30pm.

April 17 - Apr 18, 2023

2023 Dakotas Appointive Cabinet - April 17-18

The Appointive Cabinet is meeting April 17 & 18 , 2023.

April 26 - Apr 27, 2023

2023 Dakotas Appointive Cabinet - April 26-27

The Appointive Cabinet is meeting April 26 & 27 , 2023.

April 28 - Apr 30, 2023

Lay Ministry Academy Training Pierre First UMC, 117 N Central Ave, Pierre, SD

Who is it for? Interested lay people, with a letter of referral from their pastor. Those who have already attended the Basic Class or Discernment Retreat and are unsure, are particularly encouraged to sign up. 

April 29, 2023

Discernment Retreat Mitchell Conference Office and Zoom

A discernment retreat is the entry point for those exploring a call to pastoral and lay ministry. Participants are equipped and inspired to serve as a leader in various ministry areas inside and outside your congregation. Join us March 25, 2023 and April 29, 2023 at 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. CST at the Conference Office in Mitchell or on Zoom.

May 2, 2023

Pre-Retirement Seminar Webinar

All clergy planning to retire in the next 5-7 years will want to join this webinar to hear Todd Creviston of Wespath talk about the pension plans,  and the death and disability benefits. There will be a representative from EY Financial that will talk about a couple of financial areas. These areas will be added to this announcement as soon as they are finalized. Also, Leana Stunes, Conference Benefits Officer will explain the retiree health insurance program.

May 5 - May 7, 2023

548 - LPC Mission Possible - Extended Lake Poinsett Camp

This camp is perfect for churches, youth groups, or individuals that want to come help with some service projects but also have fun. Come help us do a variety of much needed projects around camp. Participants will have time to do their own group thing from Saturday evening until Sunday at 11AM. Meals provided Saturday AM-Sunday AM. Ages: Adults, Youth, and Children (An adult must accompany minors) Participants must be 18 to come by themselves. 

May 5 - May 6, 2023

547 - LPC Mission Possible Lake Poinsett Camp

This camp is perfect for churches, youth groups, or individuals that want to come help with some service projects but also have fun. Come help us do a variety of much needed projects around camp. Participants will also have time to fellowship, play games, and have devotions. Ages: Adults, Youth & Children. Participants must be 18 to come by themselves. 

May 15 - May 17, 2023

2023 Dakotas Appointive Cabinet - May 15-17

The Appointive Cabinet is meeting May 15-17 , 2023.

UMC

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