Please join your district clergy and laity family to welcome Bishop Thomas Bickerton to the Connecticut District!  The event at Hamden Plains UMC will begin with dinner at 6:00 pm, followed by two presentations at 7:00 pm.

“Finding A Way Forward”
Join Bishop Bickerton for a candid discussion from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm about the specially called 2019 General Conference, and the three plans from the Commission on A Way Forward report that will be discussed at the gathering in February. There will be a time for questions and answers.

Church Finance Training
Also from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm, conference Treasurer and CFO Ross Williams will offer training on church finances. This is an opportunity for laity and clergy to better understand church finances including audits, taxation, roles/responsibilities and appropriate financial controls. All church treasurers, financial secretaries and finance chairs are urged to attend.

Registration is required. Click here to register so that we can arrange for sufficient food and seating.

If you’d like to carpool, please contact Pastor Mark.