9 AM Transition Reflection (meet in District Groups online & onsite)

10:15 AM  Transition Experience   Sanctuary

11 AM-1 PM Lunch Break (Off-Site Lunch Opportunities: Clergy Spouses, Franklin First UMC; Deacon Luncheon, Glendale UMC)

11:30 AM Learning Lunch Opportunity: “Connecting Neighbors” (onsite only)

1 PM Opening Worship with Holy Communion* Sanctuary

Bishop William T. McAlilly preaching | Offering: TWK Disaster Response Ministry


3 PM Business Session       Sanctuary

Call to Order, Opening Motions, Consent Agenda

Reports: TWK Connectional Table, Board of Ordained Ministry, Standing Rules Committee 

Sharing Our Stories

Free Evening Food, Fun, and Fellowship Opportunity 




9 AM Sharing Our Stories Sanctuary

9:15 AM Council of Bishops Reflections Sanctuary

Bishop McAlilly, Bishop Bickerton    

10 AM Memorial Service* Sanctuary

Rev. Allen Black preaching

11 AM-1 PM Lunch Break (Off-site luncheons: Clergy Retirees)

11:30 AM Learning Lunch Opportunity: “Connecting Neighbors” (onsite only)

1 PM Business Session

Sharing Our Stories 

Reports: Council on Finance and Administration Report, Resolutions Committee, Cabinet 

7PM Service of Licensing, Commissioning & Ordination*

Bishop Thomas Bickerton preaching | Offering: The Jerusalem Fund   

Reception following the service in Family Life Center




9 AM Sharing Our Stories 

Project Transformation Commissioning 

Setting of Appointments

10:25 AM Closing Worship

Bishop William T. McAlilly preaching


*Order of the day


Additional Information
Where to Pick Up Your Pre-Ordered Box Lunch: Pre-Ordered lunch from Chick-fil-A can be picked up in the Youth

Participating in the Connecting Neighbors training? Pick up your pre-ordered boxed lunch downstairs outside the of the Pit.

Pre-Ordered boxed lunches (if not participating in Connecting Neighbors) can be picked up at the Family Life Center.

Blueprint for Wellness—Room A184 (First Floor)
EAP Counselors—Room B149 (First Floor, Gathering Space)
Member Photo Directories—A191 (First Floor)
Nursing Room—Parlor Restroom (First Floor)
First Aid staffed with EMT—Room C220 (Second Floor)