The Pre-Annual Conference Orientation for the El Camino Real District will take place on Saturday, June 1, at Genesis United Methodist Church, 220 South Main Street, Milpitas (not far off Highway 880) from 9:15 to 11:50 a.m.
From 9:15 to 10:50 a.m., pre-conference orientation will be led by the Rev. Kristie Olah, district superintendent for the El Camino Real District. Also sharing will be Chris Low, chair, California-Nevada Lay Leadership Development Committee, the Rev. Jim Luther, pastor of First UMC in Salinas, speaking on the new tithe proposal, and the Rev. Sifa Hingano, pastor of Genesis UMC, chair, California-Nevada Committee on Ethnic Ministry and Outreach.
From 11 to 11:50 a.m. there will be a special session for those attending Annual Conference Session for the first time.
Bring copies of the recommendations and resolutions for the 2013 Annual Conference Session. They can be found on the Conference website at www.cnumc.org (click on "Annual Conference Session" first item under "Quick Links" on right side of the homepage).
There is no cost to attend, but registration is required.