Special Meals

Thursday, June 9    
     
Lunch   Friends of Claremont School of Theology
    Register via the Annual Conference Registration website - $25
    For more information, please contact Noemi Ortega at nortega@cst.edu.
     
Dinner   Building Relationships and Fire Garages with the Northern Cheyenne
    Register via the Annual Conference registration website - $35
         Last year the Annual Conference pledged to buy a fire engine as we continue building relationships with the Northern Cheyenne community. During this dinner we will learn how this mutual relationship is growing through educational immersion opportunities, Volunteers In Mission teams building fire garages and rehabilitating houses, and partnerships with UMCOR. Come learn about opportunities for children, youth and adults to get involved and build relationships!  For more information, please contact Laurie Day at laurie@rmcumc.com.
     
    Order of Deacons
    Register with Linda Marshall via email at lmarshall@trinityumc.org
    The Order of Deacons gather for fellowship, support, and welcoming of persons who are entering into the process of becoming an ordained Deacon in the United Methodist Church. For more information about location and cost, please contact Linda Marshall at lmarshall@trinityumc.org.
     
Friday, June 10    
     
Breakfast   Church and Society: The Impact of Fair Trade Products
    Register via the Annual Conference registration website - $22
    The Annual Conference Church and Society breakfast is an exciting opportunity for justice-minded individuals to connect with one another around the table. It will be a time to learn about fair trade practices, food justice, and other similar themes while celebrating all that God has done in and through our congregations. For more information, please contact Pat Johnson at patjohns626@yahoo.com.
     
    Rural Urban Network
    Register via the Annual Conference registration website - $22
    Attendees will learn the purpose of the Rural Urban Network and how to be about transforming the world rather than the world transforming us. United Methodists are the people we’ve been waiting for! For more information, please contact Kristie Firme at krisfirme777@gmail.com.
     
Lunch   Committee on the Status and Role of Women / Religion and Race
    Register via the Annual Conference registration website - $29
    All are invited (and encouraged) to attend as we analyze current issues and dream up actions that can be taken by local churches. For more information, please contact Travis Walker at pastortraviskwalker@gmail.com.
     
    Fellowship of Local Pastors and Associate Members
    Register via the Annual Conference registration website - $29
    Local Pastor and Associate Members gather for a time of fellowship and connection as they celebrate the ministries they are engaged in at the local setting. For more information, please contact Carrie West at revcarriewest@hotmail.com.
     
    Friends of Iliff School of Theology
    Register via the Annual Conference registration website - $29
    For more information, please contact Caran Joseph at cwarejoseph@iliff.edu.
     
    Wyoming Sub District Ministry Lunch – Off Site
    Register with Jenita Rhodes via email at wyomingadmin@rmcumc.com, or by phone at 303-325-7046 - $20
    If you are from the Wyoming Subdistrict, this is an opportunity to network with other clergy and laity from the subdistrict. The meal will take place at Rock Bottom Brewery – Westminster Promenade from 12:30-2:00 For more information or to register, please contact Jenita Rhodes at wymongadmin@rmcumc.com.
     
Dinner   Missions: A Displaced Dinner
    Register via the Annual Conference registration website - $35
    Join others in learning how we as United Methodists are reaching out to displaced persons in our world. There will be conversations around this global issue as well as a panel discussion with speakers from the three ministries being supported through this year’s Bridge of Love Offering. For more information, please contact Robin Ball at nanas91@yahoo.com.
     
Saturday, June 11    
     
Breakfast   Extension Ministers and Deacons Appointed Beyond a Local Church
    Register via the Annual Conference registration website - $22
    Extension Ministers/Deacons Appointed Outside of the Local Church is an informal time for persons in similar forms of ministry to share ideas, resources, and concerns with each other. This is a prime opportunity to be connected to the annual conference and Board of Ordained Ministry. Hosted by Cathie Kelsey, Iliff School of Theology, for the Board of Ordained Ministry. For more information, please contact Cathie at ckelsey@iliff.edu.
     
    United Methodist Women / United Methodist Men - On Site!
    Register via the Annual Conference registration website - $19
    For more information, please contact Ann Heard at ann.organic1@gmail.com.
     
Lunch   Duke Divinity School Alumni and Friends Lunch - Off Site
    No registration required
    Join our Duke Lunch at Hacienda Colorado at The Shops at Walnut Creek (10422 Town Center Dr., Broomfield, CO 80021).  Gather to connect with one another and to discuss the many changes happening at Duke Divinity School.  There are a few gifts to give away, too. For more information, please contact Laura Rainwater at laura.rainwater@me.com or 307-287-7417.
     
    Laity Luncheon
    Register via the Annual Conference registration website - $29
    The Rocky Mountain Conference Board of Lay Ministry would like to extend an invitation for the annual Lay Luncheon. We will come together to honor our District Quiet Disciples and Outstanding Lay Servants, enjoy fellowship, and exchange ideas with Laity from across the Rocky Mountain Conference. All are welcome! For more information, please contact Margaret Hotze at margarethotze.umw@gmail.com.
     
    Retirees Luncheon
    If you are retiring this year, please contact Jana Collins at jana@rmcumc.com for registration logistics. If you are not retiring this year, please register via the Annual Conference registration website - $29
    Members of the Rocky Mountain Conference Board of Pension and Health Benefits will be hosting a luncheon for the 2016 Retirees.  In attendance will be current retirees, leaders of the Annual Conference and the Conference Board of Pension and Health Benefits.  For more information, please contact Jana Collins at jana@rmcumc.com.
     
Dinner   Celebrating Hispanic/Latino Ministry
    Register via the Annual Conference registration website - $35
    Hispanic/Latino Ministries of the Rocky Mountain Conference would like to invite anyone interested to a special meal where we can explore the vitality and contributions of our ethnic ministries in the annual conference. There will be a guest preacher and members of our Hispanic/Latino congregations present to share stories about what God is doing in our churches. For more information, please contact Cesar Duran at cduran@rmcumc.com