Conference Schedule

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Schedule is subject to change. Updated March 31, 2019


Items in bold are events all conference participants are expected to attend. Others are optional and/or intended for specific interest groups or attendees. Read more about the key sessions here



Tuesday, June 18, 2019

9:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Conference registration/information available 
9:45 a.m. to Noon Celebration of Life In Ministry rehearsal and banquet for honorees (start in Haws A&B)
10:00 a.m. to Noon Called To Be Neighbors - Workshop (Kelly Inn, Congress/State)
  Your Church Can Multiply (Kelly Inn, Board Room)
10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Youth Leaders Workshop - (Kelly Inn, Univ B)
11:00 a.m. to Noon Conference Orientation (Convention Center, Opportunity Suites)
11:15 a.m. Clergy Loved Ones Lunch (Green Mill, Kelly Inn)
1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. Opening Session: Worship, opening motions, Missional Report
3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Clergy Session (Kelly Inn Ballroom) and Laity Session (Haws A&B)
5:00 p.m. Dinner on your own (meal available at the Convention Center)
7:00 p.m. Families of saints gather with Bishop Ough
7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Celebration of Life in Ministry worship service
9:15 p.m.  Reception for honorees

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. HealthFlex Blueprint for Wellness screening
6:30 a.m. to 7:45 a.m. Breakfast available at the Kelly Inn
  Clergy Women's Gathering (Kelly Inn)
  Retiring Clergy Reflections (Kelly Inn)
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Worship with Conference Preacher Bill Eaves and Love Offering
10:00 a.m. to noon Morning Session: General Conference 2019 and Mark Teasdale teaching session
Noon to 1:45 p.m. Lunch (district gatherings)
1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Afternoon Session: Holy Conferencing and Legislation
Evening Info to come

Thursday, June 20, 2019

6:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. HealthFlex Blueprint for Wellness screening
6:30 a.m. to 7:30 a.m. Breakfast available at the Kelly Inn
  MN Reconciling Ministries Network Gathering
8:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Morning Session: Worship with Lydia Project dedication, Holy Conferencing, legislation
Noon to 2:00 p.m. Lunch banquet with worship: Episcopal Address, setting of appointments, and communion


Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church

122 West Franklin Avenue, Suite 400 Minneapolis, MN 55404

(612) 870-0058