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Friday, June 10, 2022 to Monday, June 13, 2022
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6/11/2022

7/7/2022

6/30/2022
The 174th California-Nevada Annual Conference Session of The United Methodist Church met via online Legislative Section, May 20, 2022; and in-person Plenary, Clergy, and Laity sessions and several opportunities for worship from June 10-13, 2022, at ...

6/23/2022
Over 700 of our California-Nevada faith family attended the 174th Annual Conference which took place June 10th - 13th at the SAFE Convention Center in Sacramento, CA.   Interim Bishop Sally Dyck and retired Bishop Warner Brown presided over the joy ...

6/13/2022
“Good Morning, church!” opened Bishop Warner H. Brown, Jr. leading the 2022 Annual Conference session in lieu of interim bishop Sally Dyck on Monday, June 13, 2022. Rev. Dr. Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan, president of Claremont School of Theology led the ...

6/13/2022
“You can show them a little love,” stated Bishop Sally Dyck encouraging the audience to clap after going silent when she finished one section of the ordination service on Sunday. Those to be commissioned and ordained answered questions before being ...

6/12/2022
Saturday began with a Bible Study led by Rev. Dr. Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan. No items were removed from the Consent Calendar. The day included fixing of appointments for Bay District, Central Valley District and El Camino Real District.   The Report of ...

6/10/2022
Friday plenary began with a message from Rev. Dale Weatherspoon of Easterhill UMC in Richmond, CA. After Prayers of the People and Holy Communion, interim Bishop Sally Dyck introduced Bishop Warner H. Brown Jr. who will be presiding the conclusion of...

6/9/2022
Editor's Note: Among the most meaningful moments of each Annual Conference is the honoring of those who are retiring from a career of active ministry. They may be retiring from their career, but few ever retire from service in mission. I'd like to ...

6/9/2022
Through song, dance, tool drives, informational videos and more, ministry settings across the Western Jurisdiction of The United Methodist Church are doing their part to provide support and relief to the small island nation of Tonga in the aftermath ...

6/8/2022
An Interim Report from CONAM on Methodist Involvement at Indian Schools is now available. Read it here.

6/7/2022
Well, we made it!  The 174th California-Nevada Annual Conference begins tomorrow, Friday, June 10th at 9 a.m. PDT and will conclude on Monday, June 13th at noon. As you finish packing the car or double checking your flight, here are some last minute ...

6/3/2022
Six months have passed since an underwater volcano erupted throwing the Tongan islands and residents into chaos and disaster. Since that time the conferences of the Western Jurisdiction have aligned to raise funds and send shipping containers filled...

6/2/2022
After months of preparation, Annual Conference 2022 is right around the corner!  Next week, people across California and Nevada will be traveling to gather at the SAFE Convention Center in Sacramento. Here are some last minute updates and tips to ...

5/26/2022
In 3 weeks time conference staff, vendors and volunteers will be busy building the stage, setting lights, focusing cameras, preparing the altar, installing displays and sorting badges at the SAFE Convention Center in Sacramento!  As we count down the...

5/26/2022
You are invited to attend the Interreligious Chaplain Panel sponsored by our conference committee on Christian Unity and Interreligious Relationships (CUIR) on Tuesday, May 31 from 6:00-7:15 pm via Zoom.   Chaplains and Spiritual Care professionals ...

5/20/2022
The ACS 2022 virtual Legislative Session was held on May 20, 2022 at 6PM.  If you missed it live, watch the recorded livestream here.  

5/19/2022
Editor's Note: The Western Jurisdiction conferences are coming together to support Tonga relief efforts with their offerings received at annual conference sessions. Many local churches are also holding fundraisers.  Click here to give to the ...

5/19/2022
Bystander Intervention Training @ Annual Conference Saturday, June 11; 12-1:45pm, SAFE Credit Union Convention Center, Room A7 Sponsored jointly by the Commission on Religion and Race, the Committee on Advocacy and Justice, and the Committee on ...

5/19/2022
Less than one month from now we will be gathered at the SAFE Convention Center in Sacramento moving through our Annual Conference 2022 agenda.  As you prepare, here are some updates.  Although the Legislative Section will be virtual and ACS 22 ...

5/19/2022
You Are Warmly Invited to the 2022 Conference Committee on Reconciliation Hybrid Lunch!  A series of speakers will explore what the UMC will look like tomorrow. The lunch will take place from 12p - 1:30p on Saturday June 11th at First UMC ...

5/12/2022
One month from now we will be gathered at the SAFE Convention Center in Sacramento moving through our Annual Conference 2022 agenda.  As you prepare, here are some updates around the COVID protocols for ACS 2022 and information around how to schedule...

5/5/2022
Annual Conference 2022 is a little more than a month away! Here are a couple of reminders and tips to help you get ready for ACS 2022, June 10th - 13th at the SAFE Convention Center in Sacramento: All members must register themselves for Annual ...

4/29/2022
It is the duty of every member and all provisional members and local pastors of the annual conference to attend its sessions and furnish such reports in such form as the Discipline may require. Any such person unable to attend shall report by letter ...

4/28/2022
California-Nevada 2022 District Conferences will be held virtually on May 25th, so save the date! The day will begin at 7 p.m. with a shared worship with all 5 districts, and then move to individual district meetings. Be sure to check your email ...

4/8/2022
 Registration for the 2022 California-Nevada Annual Conference Session has officially opened.   We will be meeting, in-person, June 10-13, 2022 at the SAFE Credit Union Convention Center in Sacramento, utilizing the same spaces as ACS 2021.  ...

3/31/2022
Registration for Annual Conference 2022 will open early April and continue through May 31st. Links for registration will be sent out in the next week via email to members of the Annual Conference.   Click here if you would for instruction on ...

2/24/2022
Our Annual Conference Session (ACS) theme this year is Let Love Be, and in our worship together, we will celebrate the many things that love can be. We invite your artistic interpretations of Let Love Be ________, such as a poem/spoken word, visual ...

2/14/2022
By God’s grace, this year we will be returning to celebrating our California-Nevada Annual Conference Session in June and in-person!  Scheduled for June 10-13, 2022, we will gather at the SAFE Credit Union Convention Center in Sacramento, CA. ...

2/14/2022
It’s time to begin thinking about legislation for our 174th Annual Conference Session, June 10-13, 2022. Please note the guidelines in our conference Standing Rules, Division I. F. 4. found on pages 246-247 of the 2021 Journal:   Recommendations, ...