April 2022 BRD Monthly
posted on April 01
Current COVID-19 Guidelines for In-Person Worship & Ministry
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General Conference FAQ
With the repeated postponement of General Conference, Bishop Carter and Rev. Amy Coles have produced a FAQ compilation.
WNCCUMC Annual Conference
The Western North Carolina Conference will be held in-person at Lake Junaluska June 16-19, 2022. For all clergy, please ensure you submit an excused absence request if you are unable to attend.
Anti-Racism Ethics Training
Fall and Spring antiracism clergy ethics training registration is now open. It is important to take advantage of these opportunities as they become available because spots are limited and this antiracism training is mandatory for all WNC appointed clergy.
Spring in-Person 2-Day Workshops: (10-6 each day)
May 13,14 • Franklin
June 3,4 • West Jefferson
Fall 2022 Workshop Blue Ridge District
September 16-17, 10:00 AM-6:00 PM (both days)
More information and registration is available here:
Ethics in Ministry (wnccumc.org)
How can we better support you and your congregation? We have been collecting resources and events to share with you and the district as a whole. We would love for you to send us events you would like promoted on our social media and congregational calendar. We would also appreciate any resources you find especially interesting and are willing to share on our resources page. Please email these to firstname.lastname@example.org, and we look forward to this new appointment year!
Updated District Websites
The Conference has finally updated district websites to match that of the WNCC! View the new site here.
Upcoming Dates & Events
- April 15: Deadline for Annual Conference display registration
- April 16: Friends of the Lake 5k at Lake Junaluska
- April 23: 12th Annual Wesley Golf Classic
- April 24: Announcement Sunday