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April 11, 2024

Rural Ministry Clergy Cohort Virtual

We invite you to gather virtually every two weeks with Rev. Ed Kail, well-known pastor, teacher, and clergy leader from the Iowa Annual Conference (and former professor of Bishop Plambeck!). Ed is known for his deep knowledge and understanding of the rural ministry context and challenges. He is a follower of the Way of Jesus with deep roots in the UMC and in the Wesleyan theology of discipleship.

April 15 - Apr 17, 2024

Clergy Leadership Academy Lake Poinsett

Clergy Leadership Academy Monday, April 15, 2024, to Wednesday, April 17, 2024 Location - Lake Poinsett

April 16, 2024

DCOM Southeast District

The Southeast District committee on Ordained Ministry is meeting on April 16, 2024.

April 23 - May 3, 2024

2024 General Conference - April 23 – May 3 Charlotte, North Carolina

The 2024 United Methodist General Conference will be held April 23 – May 3, 2024, at Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.

April 25, 2024

Rural Ministry Clergy Cohort Virtual

Rural Ministry Clergy Cohort We invite you to gather virtually every two weeks with Rev. Ed Kail, well-known pastor, teacher, and clergy leader from the Iowa Annual Conference (and former professor of Bishop Plambeck!).  Ed is knows for his deep knowledge and understanding of the rural ministry context and challenges.  He is a follower of the Way of Jesus with deep roots in the UMC and in the Wesleyan theologoy of discipleship.

May 2, 2024

Rural Ministry Clergy Cohort Virtual

Rural Ministry Clergy Cohort We invite you to gather virtually every two weeks with Rev. Ed Kail, well-known pastor, teacher, and clergy leader from the Iowa Annual Conference (and former professor of Bishop Plambeck!). Ed is known for his deep knowledge and understanding of the rural ministry context and challenges. He is a follower of the Way of Jesus with deep roots in the UMC and in the Wesleyan theology of discipleship.

May 6 - May 8, 2024

2024 - Dakotas Appointive and Extended Cabinet - May 6-8 ZOOM

The Dakotas Appointive and Extended Cabinet will meet May 6-8, 2024.

May 16, 2024

Rural Ministry Clergy Cohort

Rural Ministry Clergy Cohort We invite you to gather virtually every two weeks with Rev. Ed Kail**, well-known pastor, teacher, and clergy leader from the Iowa Annual Conference (and former professor of Bishop Plambeck!). Ed is known for his deep knowledge and understanding of the rural ministry context and challenges. He is a follower of the Way of Jesus with deep roots in the UMC and in the Wesleyan theology of discipleship.

May 22 - May 23, 2024

2024 - Dakotas Appointive Cabinet - May 22-23 ZOOM

The Dakotas Appointive Cabinet will meet May 22-23, 2024.

May 27, 2024

Memorial Day - Office Closed Remember our Brave Men and Women - God Bless You!

Remember those that have Fallen    Remember those that Sacrifice      Our Brave Men and Women                God Bless You!

May 30, 2024

Rural Ministry Clergy Cohort Virtual

Rural Ministry Clergy Cohort We invite you to gather virtually every two weeks with Rev. Ed Kail, well-known pastor, teacher, and clergy leader from the Iowa Annual Conference (and former professor of Bishop Plambeck!). Ed is known for his deep knowledge and understanding of the rural ministry context and challenges. He is a follower of the Way of Jesus with deep roots in the UMC and in the Wesleyan theology of discipleship.

June 5, 2024

2024 - Dakotas Appointive Cabinet - June 5 Bismarck, ND

The Dakotas Appointive Cabinet will meet June 5, 2024.

June 6 - Jun 8, 2024

2024 Dakotas Annual Conference - June 6-8 Bismarck, ND

The Dakotas Annual Conference 2024 will take place in Bismarck, North Dakota, on June 6-8. More details to come.

June 23 - Jun 27, 2024

2024 Dakotas Licensing School Lake Poinsett, SD

DAKOTAS LICENSING SCHOOL 2024 will take place at Lake Poinsett Camp, SD from June 23-27. Please contact the dean Rev. Eric Van Meter for any questions.

June 27, 2024

Fresh Expressions coaching call Zoom

Monthly Coaching session are for Fresh Expressions practitioners and their teams. Participants will learn from each other as they process the loving first journey together. Participants will share stories, ideas and get support from others. Michael Beck will facilitate these calls.

July 4, 2024

Happy 4th of July - Office Closed

In observance of  the 4th of July - Dakotas Conference office is closed. Happy 4th of July

July 16 - Jul 18, 2024

Practical Church Leadership Certificate Program

The Practical Church Leadership Certificate Program is offered through Dakota Wesleyan University and begins July 2024 with an in-person gathering (July 16-18 at DWU in Mitchell, S.D.). The PCL is a year-long, graduate level certificate program that is focused on these areas:

July 25, 2024

Fresh Expressions coaching call Zoom

Monthly Coaching session are for Fresh Expressions practitioners and their teams. Participants will learn from each other as they process the loving first journey together. Participants will share stories, ideas and get support from others. Michael Beck will facilitate these calls.

August 4 - Aug 6, 2024

Clergy Women’s Retreat - 2024

Clergy Women's Retreat has been scheduled for Sunday, August 4, 2024 - Tuesday, August 6, 2024. More registration information will be forthcoming later this spring.

August 29, 2024

Fresh Expressions coaching call Zoom

Monthly Coaching session are for Fresh Expressions practitioners and their teams. Participants will learn from each other as they process the loving first journey together. Participants will share stories, ideas and get support from others. Michael Beck will facilitate these calls.

UMC

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