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Annual Conference News

Symbols and prayer during Annual Conference 2017

May 31, 2017

This year, you may notice a number of additional worship elements during the 2017 Annual Conference for the Baltimore-Washington Conference of the United Methodist Church. The worship team has made several intentional attempts to provide a...

24 Retirees Honored

May 31, 2017

Twenty-four retirees were honored today at a luncheon for the 617 years they have given in ministry. Over the course of their ministry, they, among a myriad of things, served as trustees of colleges and nonprofits; helped lead the national...

Speaker spotlight: Bishop Lyght

May 31, 2017

Bishop Ernest Lyght, retired, will be preaching the service of Ordination and Consecration on Thursday evening.

Thurston to lead music at annual conference session

May 31, 2017

The Baltimore-Washington Conference is blessed with outstanding musicians throughout its churches. Some of them will lead worship and some will enhance the worship experiences this week.

United Methodists gather for holy conferencing

May 31, 2017

We are one. We are 159,048 lay members and 1,049 clergy who gather in 628 churches to worship Christ and share God’s love.

Good Reads

May 31, 2017

Bishop LaTrelle Easterling recommends the following books to those interested in learning more about transformative growth.