Announcements

  • 5 Things you need to know this week

    Monday, October 16, 2017 | Announcements
    There are lots of things happening across the Dakotas Conference. Here are five things you will we want you to pay attention to this week. Bishop Ough invites all congregations and individuals to give to Uthe 2017 Thanksgiving to UMCOR. Mark your calendar for the 2018 REACH event, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, October 5-6. Sign up for the mission trip to Texas over Thanksgiving. High school students are invited to join the mission adventure to Racine, Wisconsin, June 16-23, 2018. DakYouth 17 is just around the corner.
  • Four things happening in local churches

    Monday, October 16, 2017 | Announcements
    Local churches are the heart and soul of our conference. Here are four things happening in local churches this week. There are two events happening on the campus of Dakota Wesleyan this week‚McGovern Civic Engagement Forum will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 17, and DWU’s Campus Ministry will host Sean Binder from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 18, in the Sherman Center. Sanctus Real is performing at Huron First on Friday, October 27. Yankton First UMC is hosting a Building Worship Bridges workshop on Saturday, October 28.
  • 5 things you need to know this week

    Monday, October 9, 2017 | Announcements
    There are lots of things happening across the Dakotas Conference we want you to pay attention to these five things this week: Save the date for the 2018 Annual Conference. Watch and share this video invitation to DakYouth 17. Apply for one of the three grants that are available. Register for an upcoming Finance and Stewardship workshop. Get ready to attend confirmation camp or youth ministry training in the Rapid City area.
  • Four things happening in local churches

    Monday, October 9, 2017 | Announcements
    Here are some things happening in local churches in the Dakotas. Hitchcock UMC confirmed nine. Rapid City Canyon Lake has a job opening. Yankton UMC is holding a Building Worship Bridges training. View the St. John's Bible in the Fargo-Moorhead area.
  • AC 2018

    Monday, October 9, 2017 | Announcements
    Annual Conference 2018 will be held June 7-9, 2018 at the Sioux Falls Convention Center, 1201 N. West Avenue, Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The registration fee for clergy and lay members to annual conference will be $115.
  • Grants! Grants! Grants!

    Monday, October 9, 2017 | Announcements
    Do you have an idea for ministry you want to start? Is there a program that feeds the hungry in your community that could use some funding? Do you have an idea to reach the young adults in your community? Apply now for one of three grants that are now available—Hunger grants, Breakthrough ministry and school partnership grants and young adult ministry grants.
  • Finance and Stewardship workshop invitation

    Finance and Stewardship workshop invitation

    Monday, October 9, 2017 | Announcements
    This workshop in three Dakotas Locations is for pastors, treasurers, finance committee members and anyone interested in giving and stewardship. Get the details here.
  • Confirmation Retreat at Storm Mountain October 27-28

    Monday, October 9, 2017 | Announcements
    Join us at Storm Mountain Center to learn about the sacraments of baptism and communion. The retreat features teaching by a half dozen pastors and youth leaders and lots of great worship and fun games too! The cost of the retreat is $70.
  • Youth ministry training at Storm Mountain

    Monday, October 9, 2017 | Announcements
    Come and learn about ways that you can enhance your youth ministry. Attend a training with consultant Stephanie Caro, Youth Ministry Architects, October 28th, 2017 from 9:00 am-3:30 pm MDT. The training will be held at Rapid City Canyon Lake UMC, lodging is available at Storm Mountain Center.
  • 5 things you need to know this week

    Monday, October 2, 2017 | Announcements
    Five things that you need to know this week - Tree of Life needs shoes and coats, DakYouth17 is coming up. There are lots of grants available to local churches including: young adult ministry grants, breakthrough ministry and school partnership grants, and hunger grants. Do you want to head to Houston or Florida to help out with storm recovery? You won't want to miss the Early Response Team training on October 20-21.