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Welcome to Annual Conference 2017
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Wednesday, June 7
 

6:00pm CDT

Imagination Expo - First UMC, Shreveport
Wednesday June 7, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm CDT
FUMC, Shreveport Head of Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71165
 
Thursday, June 8
 

6:30am CDT

Morning Prayer - Amphitheater (Sponsored by UMM)
Thursday June 8, 2017 6:30am - 7:00am CDT
Centenary College Centenary Room

7:30am CDT

9:30am CDT

Registration Continues - Clergy & Laity - 2nd Floor Gold Dome
Thursday June 8, 2017 9:30am - 1:00pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

10:30am CDT

Opening Worship
Thursday June 8, 2017 10:30am - 11:30am CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

11:30am CDT

Episcopal Address and Holy Communion
Speakers
avatar for Bishop Cynthia Fierro Harvey

Bishop Cynthia Fierro Harvey

Cynthia Fierro Harvey serves as bishop of the Louisiana Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church, having been assigned there in September of 2012. The Louisiana Annual Conference is composed of 486 congregations and 118,725 members and includes the entire state of Louisiana... Read More →


Thursday June 8, 2017 11:30am - 12:30pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

12:30pm CDT

12:30pm CDT

Lunch Break
  • Clergy Spouse Luncheon - Broadmoor UMC, Shreveport
  • Extension Ministry - Whited Room-Centenary College Cafeteria
  • Reconciling Ministries Network - Mickle Hall, Room 114-Centenary College
  • CFA Question & Answer Gathering - Centenary Room - Cafeteria
  • Question & Answer Gathering - Consititutional Amendments held in Brown Chapel

Thursday June 8, 2017 12:30pm - 2:15pm CDT
Centenary College-Cafeteria 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

2:30pm CDT

Business Session I
This Business Session will include the following agenda items:
  • Welcome
  • Prayer
  • Motion From Secretary
  • Motion/Rules of Order/Adoption of Agenda
  • Episcopal Committee Report
  • Wesley Award Recognition #1
  • Lydia Patterson Report
  • CFA #1
  • Resolutions/Petitions #1
  • Board of Trustees 
  • Congregational Transformation and New Church Development Report

Thursday June 8, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

2:30pm CDT

Welcome
Thursday June 8, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

3:30pm CDT

Break
Thursday June 8, 2017 3:30pm - 3:45pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

3:35pm CDT

Registration Continues - Clergy & Laity - 2nd Floor Gold Dome
Thursday June 8, 2017 3:35pm - 3:55pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

3:45pm CDT

Speaker - Dr. Greg Jones
Speakers
avatar for Dr. Greg Jones

Dr. Greg Jones

Dr. Greg Jones was named Executive Vice President and Provost of Baylor University effective May 16, 2016. He earned his B.A. magna cum laude in 1980 from the University of Denver and received his master’s degree in public policy and administration, also from Denver, in 1982... Read More →


Thursday June 8, 2017 3:45pm - 4:30pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

4:30pm CDT

Business Session #1 Continues
  • Equitable Compensation Report
  • Moving Report
  • Retiree Recognition #1
  • Courtesy committee
  • Prayer

Thursday June 8, 2017 4:30pm - 5:00pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

5:15pm CDT

Dinner Break
  • Be sure to check our app for restaurant recommendations in and around the Shreveport/Bossier area. 
  • Asbury Alumni and Friends - Whited Room Centenary College Cafeteria
  • Local Pastor & AM Fellowship - FUMC, Shreveport

Thursday June 8, 2017 5:15pm - 7:15pm CDT
TBA

7:00pm CDT

World Café - Fitness Center
Thursday June 8, 2017 7:00pm - 8:30pm CDT
Centenary College-Fitness Center 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104
 
Friday, June 9
 

6:30am CDT

Morning Prayer - Amphitheater (Sponsored by UMM)
Friday June 9, 2017 6:30am - 7:00am CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

7:00am CDT

4th Day Breakfast
Friday June 9, 2017 7:00am - 8:00am CDT
Broadmoor UMC 3715 Youree Drive, Shreveport, LA 71105

8:00am CDT

Teaching Moment - Dr. Greg Jones
Speakers
avatar for Dr. Greg Jones

Dr. Greg Jones

Dr. Greg Jones was named Executive Vice President and Provost of Baylor University effective May 16, 2016. He earned his B.A. magna cum laude in 1980 from the University of Denver and received his master’s degree in public policy and administration, also from Denver, in 1982... Read More →


Friday June 9, 2017 8:00am - 9:00am CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

9:00am CDT

Break
Friday June 9, 2017 9:00am - 9:15am CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

9:15am CDT

Business Session #2
  • Prayer
  • Committee on Journal
  • Constitutional Amendments
  • Retiree Recognition #2
  • Nominations Report
  • Lay Leader Report
  • CFA Report #2 &#3
  • Committee on Petitions/Resolutions #2
  • Recognition of Retiree Class of 2017
  • Wesley Awards #2
  • Report from Rules Committee
  • Courtesy Committee Report
  • Prayer

Friday June 9, 2017 9:15am - 12:00pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

12:00pm CDT

Lunch Break
  • Be sure to check our app for restaurant recommendations near the Gold Dome. 
  • Retirees Luncheon - Noel UMC
  • Traditional Wesleyan Fellowship - Fitness Center, Centenary College
  • Reception Celebrating Missional Outreach and Engagement -                              Kilpatrick Auditorium Room 108, Centenary College

Friday June 9, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm CDT
TBA

2:00pm CDT

Business Session # 3 --- Board of Ordained Ministry
Friday June 9, 2017 2:00pm - 3:10pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

3:10pm CDT

Stretch Break
Friday June 9, 2017 3:10pm - 3:15pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

3:15pm CDT

Business Sesssion #4
  • Retiree Recognition #3
  • Disaster Response Report
  • Africa University
  • Wesley Awards #3
  • Board of Pension Report
  • Young Adult Report
  • Courtesy Committee
  • Prayer

Friday June 9, 2017 3:15pm - 5:00pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

5:00pm CDT

Dinner Break
  • Duke Alumni - Asbury UMC
  • Perkins Alumni - Asbury UMC

Friday June 9, 2017 5:00pm - 7:00pm CDT
Centenary College-Gold Dome 2911 Centenary Blvd, Shreveport, LA 71104

7:00pm CDT

Pre-Service Music
Friday June 9, 2017 7:00pm - 7:30pm CDT
Asbury UMC, Bossier City 3200 Airline Drive, Bossier City, LA 71111

7:30pm CDT

Service of Remembering
Speakers
avatar for Rev. Carol Winn Crawford

Rev. Carol Winn Crawford

Carol “Callie” Winn Crawford first came to Rayne in June 2003. Prior to her present appointment, she served churches in the Baton Rouge and New Orleans area as well as Campus Minister at the University of New Orleans, Southern in New Orleans, and Delgado Community College. Over... Read More →


Friday June 9, 2017 7:30pm - 9:00pm CDT
Asbury UMC, Bossier City 3200 Airline Drive, Bossier City, LA 71111
 
Saturday, June 10
 

9:00am CDT

Pre-Service Music
Saturday June 10, 2017 9:00am - 9:30am CDT
FUMC, Shreveport Head of Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71165

9:30am CDT

Celebration of Ministry
Speakers
avatar for Bishop Cynthia Fierro Harvey

Bishop Cynthia Fierro Harvey

Cynthia Fierro Harvey serves as bishop of the Louisiana Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church, having been assigned there in September of 2012. The Louisiana Annual Conference is composed of 486 congregations and 118,725 members and includes the entire state of Louisiana... Read More →


Saturday June 10, 2017 9:30am - 11:30am CDT
FUMC, Shreveport Head of Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71165

11:30am CDT

Passing of the Mantle, Fixing Appointments and Sending Forth
Saturday June 10, 2017 11:30am - 12:30pm CDT
FUMC, Shreveport Head of Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71165

12:00pm CDT

Depart to Boldly Imagine
Saturday June 10, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm CDT
FUMC, Shreveport-Bain Hall Head of Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71165

12:00pm CDT

Reception Following Service
Saturday June 10, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm CDT
FUMC, Shreveport Head of Texas Street, Shreveport, LA 71165