Remember to Register for Gathering of the Orders, November 15-17

September 23, 2010

Bishop Brown has invited everyone under appointment to beautiful Mount Hermon for a time of retreat, fellowship, and spiritual growth, November 15-17 – but the deadline to register is fast approaching!

"Together with colleagues in ministry, we will consider our covenant with one another and with God," writes the Rev. Susan Grace Smith, Chair of the Order of Deacons and a pastor at Willow Glen UMC in San Jose. "There will also be plenty of time to enjoy the fellowship of friends new and old, and God's creative beauty in the redwoods." 
The Gathering of the Orders 2010 offers .5 CEU in spiritual formation, so register now for this special time of strengthening relationships and covenants to continue to meet the challenges of ministry together. 
Deadline to register is October 25. (Click on "Registrations" on the main navigation bar on the Home Page at