Photo Galleries

Ordination and Commissioning

Photos of Ordinands and Commissionees and photos from the Service of Ordination and Commissioning, 2018 Annual Conference. Photos by Paul Black

Prayer Breakfast

Photos from Saturday's Prayer Breakfast, 2018 Annual Conference. Photos by Brian Caughlan

Friday afternoon

Photos from the Friday afternoon plenary session, 2018 Annual Conference. Photos by Brian Caughlan

Friday evening and Mission Fair

Photos from Friday's Conversation on A Way Forward and Mission Fair. Photos by Brian Caughlan

Friday morning and Retirees Recognition Service

Photos from Friday morning and the Retirees Recognition Service, 2018 Annual Conference. Photos by Brian Caughlan

Memorial Service

Photos from Memorial Service Photos by Brian Caughlan

Opening Worship

Photos from Opening Worship, 2018 Annual Conference Photos by Brian Caughlan

Thursday afternoon

Photos of the Thursday afternoon plenary session. Photos by Brian Caughlan

Thursday morning and Workshops

Photos from Thursday morning and Workshops Photos by Brian Caughlan

Religion and Race Pre-Conference Event

Photos from Religion Race Pre-Conference event. Photos by Brian Caughlan

2017 Commission on Religion and Race Event

Photos from the June 6, 2017 Religion and Race Event at the Peoria Civic Center

Day of Service at Midwest Mission Distribution Center

Conference Staff and Cabinet Day of Service at the Midwest Mission Distribution Center December 7, 2017 Photos by Paul Black

Total Solar Eclipse and Native American Indian Festival

Photos of the total solar eclipse and the Native American Indian Festival from Little Grassy Camp in Makanda. August 21, 2017 Photos by Bob Schafer

Total Solar Eclipse and Native American Indian Festival

Photos of the total solar eclipse and Native American Indian Festival at Little Grassy Camp in Makanda. Photos by Troy Brown Photography

Installation of IRD Superintendent Angie Lee

Installation of IRD Superintendent Angie Lee August 5, 2017 at Champaign Faith UMC Photos by Nic Showalter

Installation of LRD Superintendent Nic Showalter

Installation of Rev. Nic Showalter as Superintendent of the LaMoine River District July 29, 2017 at Pittsfield UMC Photos courtesy of Nic Showalter

2017 Annual Conference -- Service of Ordination and Commissioning

Photos from Service of Ordination and Commissioning, 2017 Annual Conference, June 10, 2017 Photos by Brian Caughlan

2017 Annual Conference -- All-Conference Dinner

Photos from the All-Conference Dinner, 2017 Annual Conference. Photos by Brian Caughlan and Paul Black

2017 Annual Conference -- Friday afternoon

Photos from the Friday afternoon session, 2017 Annual Conference. Includes Cabinet Address, Laity Address, DCM Address, as well as plenary session. Photos by Brian Caughlan

2017 Annual Conference -- Friday morning

Friday morning photos from 2017 Annual Conference. Includes Morning Manna, Recognition of Retirees. Photos by Brian Caughlan

2017 Annual Conference -- Memorial Service

Photos from the Memorial Service, 2017 Annual Conference Photos by Paul Black

2017 Annual Conference -- Ordinands and Commissionees

Group and individual photos of Class of 2017 Ordinands and Commissionees Photos by Paul Black

2017 Annual Conference -- Thursday

Photos from Thursday, 2017 Annual Conference Photos by Paul Black

2017 Bishop's Open

Photos of participants with Bishop Frank J. Beard at the 2017 Bishop's Open Golf Outing Edgewood Golf Course Auburn, IL April 21, 2017

United Methodist Children's Home Festival of Trees

Photos from the United Methodist Children's Home Festival of Trees Nov. 17-20, 2016. Photos by Paul Black

Celebration of Bishop Beard's Appointment

Photos from the Service of Celebration of the Appointment of Bishop Frank J. Beard as episcopal leader of the Illinois Area, Sept. 11, 2016,Springfield First UMC. Photos by Brian Caughlan

2016 Annual Conference -- Saturday

Photos from the Saturday morning session, 2016 Annual Conference. Photos by Brian Caughlan and Paul Black.

2016 Annual Conference -- Friday

Photos from the morning and afternoon sessions, 2016 Annual Conference, June 10, 2016. Photos by Brian Caughlan and Paul Black.

2016 Annual Conference -- Ordination

Photos of candidates for commissioning, associate membership and ordination and photos from the Service of Ordination and Commissioning, 2016 Annual Conference, June 10, 2016. Photos by Paul Black

2016 Annual Conference -- All-Conference Dinner

Photos from the All-Conference Dinner celebrating the ministry of Bishop Jonathan D. Keaton, 2016 Annual Conference, June 9, 2016. Photos by Brian Caughlan.

2016 Annual Conference -- Thursday

Photos from Thursday morning and afternoon sessions, 2016 Annual Conference, Photos by Brian Caughlan and Paul Black

2016 Annual Conference - Opening Day

Photos of Opening Day at the 2016 Annual Conference. Photos by Brian Caughlan and Paul Black.

2016 Annual Conference -- Opening Worship and Africa University Report

Photos from the Opening Worship and Africa University Report, 2016 Annual Conference, June 8, 2016. Photos by Brian Caughlan and Paul Black.

2015 Annual Conference -- Ordination Video Outtakes

Frames from the video capture of the Service of Ordination and Commissioning, 2015 Annual Conference.

2015 Annual Conference -- Act of Repentance

Photos from the Act of Repentance Toward Indigenous Peoples, 2015 Annual Conference. Photos by Kaitlyn Conrad.

2015 Annual Conference -- All-Conference Dinner

Photos from the All-Conference Dinner, 2015 Annual Conference. Photos by Kaitlyn Conrad.

2015 Annual Conference -- Friday

Photos from the Friday morning and afternoon sessions, 2015 Annual Conference. Photos by Kaitlyn Conrad.

2015 Annual Conference -- Memorial Service

Photos from the Memorial Service, 2015 Annual Conference. Photo by Kaitlyn Conrad.

2015 Annual Conference -- Opening Worship

Photos from Opening Worship, 2015 Annual Conference. Photos by Kaitlyn Conrad.

2015 Annual Conference -- Ordination and Commissioning

Photos from the Service of Ordination and Commissioning, 2015 Annual Conference. Photos by Kaitlyn Conrad.

2015 Annual Conference -- Retiree Recognition

Photos from Retiree Recognition, 2015 Annual Conference. Photos by Kaitlyn Conrad.

2015 Annual Conference -- Saturday

Photos from Saturday morning session, 2015 Annual Conference. Photos by Kaitlyn Conrad.

2015 Annual Conference -- Thursday

Photos from the Thursday morning and afternoon sessions, 2015 Annual Conference. Photos by Kaitlyn Conrad.

2015 Annual Conference -- Ordinands

Photos of Ordinands and Commissionees, 2015 Annual Conference and photos from the Service of Ordination and Commissioning. Photos by Paul Black.

2015 Pre-Conference Graphics

Full-size graphics of tables and graphs in the Camping Resolution

Installation of DS Rose Booker-Jones

Photos from the Installation Service of Rose Booker-Jones as District Superintendent of the Iroquois River District, Oct. 5, 2014 at Champaign Faith UMC. Photos by Paul Black

Installation Service of DS Scott Grulke

Photos from the Installation Service of ERD DS Scott Grulke at Effingham Centenary UMC Sept. 21, 2014. Photos by Paul Black

Installation of DS Carol Lakota Eastin

Photos of the Installation Service of DS Carol Lakota Eastin at Salem Grace UMC. Photos by Paul Black