Dear North East District Laity and Clergy:
I am delighted that the District Conference returns to the North East District on February 5! I hope that all of our clergy and laity from every church will attend. We are striving to be COVID safe.
We will worship, have fellowship, learning and share together in the Lord's Supper at Appleton: First UMC on February 5 from 9:00 AM-3:30 PM. Certain portions of the day will be available online. You will meet district leaders and hear about ministry in our district and around the conference. Please register whether you will attend online or in person.
$10.00 covers lunch- served safely. Child care is available at no cost to participants. To keep everyone safe, we ask that eligible persons be fully vaccinated to attend in person.
Our learning leader will be Rev. Dr. AHyun Lee.
AHyun Lee is an Assistant Professor of Pastoral Care at Wesley Seminary, Indiana Wesleyan University in Marion, IN. An ordained minister in the United Methodist Church in the Wisconsin Annual Conference and a licensed professional counselor in the State of Illinois, AHyun has served as pastor, psychotherapist, and clinical educator. She has a passion for listening toward mutual healing and transformation. Pastor AHyun’s research focuses on self-psychology, post-colonial pastoral care and counseling, narrative therapy, and counseling for clergywomen. Her book, Selves in Between: Offering Care and Forging Bonds with Difference. New Book, General Board of Higher Education and Ministry was published in 2021.
There will also be break out sessions on various topics of interest.
I look forward to seeing you at our District Conference.
Kate Jones, District Superintendent
2 Timothy 1:3-7