2016 LRD Calendar

January

Jan 24              District Youth Bowl a thon for AU 1-4p.m. Carlinville

Jan 24              Rev. Rorex at New Hope

Jan 25-28         Rev. Rorex at Cabinet

Jan 28              Andrea out of office for IT Meeting 9-1

Jan 31              Rev. Rorex at Franklin and Durbin

 

February

Feb 1-2            Covenant Keepers

Feb 9-11          Rev. Rorex at Cabinet

Feb 13             Basic Lay Servant classes 9-4 at Winchester UMC (contact Peg Ratliff for more info)

Feb 14             Rev. Rorex preaching at Astoria and Sheldons Grove

Feb 21             LRD Winter Leadership Workshops at Pittsfield UMC 2:00p.m. – 4:15p.m.

                                    See brochure

Feb 21             District Youth Bowl a thon for AU in Quincy

Feb 23             District Congregational Development Training 10a.m.- 1p.m.

Feb 27             DCOM at Griggsville (Interviews)

Feb 27             Basic Lay Servant classes 9-4 at Winchester UMC (contact Peg Ratliff for more info)

Feb 28             District Youth Bowl a thon for AU in Jacksonville

 

March

Mar 1-3           Rev.  Rorex at Cabinet

Mar 12             Clergy gathering 10:00a.m. to 2:00p.m. at Pittsfield UMC with Shauna Summers, IGRC Pastoral Care and Counseling Coordinator

Mar 13             Rev. Rorex preaching at Industry/ Vermont

Mar 13             Basic Lay Servant classes 9-4 at Winchester UMC (contact Peg Ratliff for more info)

Mar 15-17       Rev. Rorex at Cabinet

Mar 19             DCOM (tentative)

Mar 28             District Office Closed

 

April

Apr 3               District Lay Servant Commitment Service at Winchester UMC 7p.m.

Apr 5-7            Rev. Rorex at Cabinet

Apr 9               Clergy gathering for “Safe Sanctuaries” training at Griggsville  with Rev. Beth Fender10-12

Apr 19-21        Rev. Rorex at Cabinet

 

May

May 2-3           Rev. Rorex at Cabinet

May 4              District Admin spring workshop with Sara Brown on Disaster Response at Jacksonville Centenary 9:30-12:00 with lunch after (this is open to all pastors and congregational members)

May 7              Advanced Lay Servant Class on “Polity” at Pittsfield UMC 8a.m. – 5:30p.m. (contact Peg Ratliff for more info)

May 9              Clergy gathering for Work day at Chaddock 8:00a.m. - 4:00p.m.

May 24-26       Rev. Rorex at Cabinet

May 30            District office closed

 

June

June 8-11         Annual Conference

June 21-23       Rev. Rorex at Cabinet

 

July

July 4 -5          District Office closed

July 10             College of Bishops dinner at Peoria

July 12-16       Jurisdictional at Peoria

 

August

Aug 24                        District Clergy Picnic 4:30-6:30 at Jacksonville Centenary UMC

 

September

 

October

Oct 1               Clergy gathering at Griggsville for UMCares training with Rev. Sheila Kelly

 

November

Nov 12                        Clergy gathering at Pittsfield with Shauna Summers

 

December

Dec 2               District Clergy Family Christmas Party 5:30-8:30 at Pittsfield UMC