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BWC to gather in May – as one, beneath the cross

February 13, 2018

By Erik Alsgaard UMConnection Staff We are One: Beneath the Cross,” will be the theme that guides the more than 1,200 members of the Baltimore-Washington Conference when they gather for their annual session Wednesday, May 30...

Guidelines and a Format for Annual Conference Resolutions

October 12, 2017

Guidelines for formatting and submitting a resolution to the 2018 Annual Conference Session are now out. The deadline is Jan. 15, 2018.

In their own words: BWC youth want to be seen

June 23, 2017

The Conference Council on Youth Ministry (CCYM) represents the youth of the Baltimore-Washington Conference. We have monthly meetings that we use to further our topic of “Stress Less.” Our other major goal is for our youth leaders, pastors, and...

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Annual Conference 2017 videos

June 8, 2017

Now that the 233rd session of the Baltimore-Washington Conference has come to a close, it's time to share the remarkable work that was done in our holy conferencing. We know you'll want to view the videos from the conference session again as you...

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Laity explore HOPE and certified ministries

June 7, 2017

Baltimore-Washington Conference Lay Leader Delores Martin promised a “fact-packed, real facts afternoon” during the laity session May 31. With a standing-room-only crowd paying close attention, Martin celebrated the ministry of the laity and...

Bishop ordains and commissions 17 pastors

June 7, 2017

The image of bread was central in the message given to those commissioned, ordained and readmitted June 1, as Bishop LaTrelle Easterling presided at her first such worship service.