Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. dreamed, loved, and preached about the power of service. He encouraged us to rise to the occasion of serving others by saying, “Everyone has the power for greatness, not for fame but greatness, because greatness is determined by service.”   We invite you to come honor the greatness… Continue Reading Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration

2023 Equalization Applications Available

Nominations for Lay Equalization members to the Michigan Annual Conference are now open.   Like last year, current plans are for a shortened, but in-person, conference in Traverse City from Friday, June 2 through Sunday, June 4, 2023. The Greater Detroit District seeks to make all churches aware of the available positions.  The Commission on the… Continue Reading 2023 Equalization Applications Available

Lay Servant Ministries -’22-’23 Offerings

Updated 10-8-22-Class offerings and registration information (PDF)

2022 Charge Conferences

Fall 2022 Here is what you need to know about 2022 charge conferences: This year’s theme: Theme: “Wellness; The Road God Calls Us To Travel” Scripture:  Ephesians 4:1-7 The Message “. . . I want you to get out there and walk – better yet, run – on the road God called you to travel… Continue Reading 2022 Charge Conferences

Online Ministry and Your Protection Policy

Policy Protection Review

As we are have increased online ministry due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this is an important time to make sure

GDD Social Media News

The Marketing & Communications Ministry is the official communication arm of the Greater Detroit District.  We follow the same content submission guidelines as the Michigan Area Conference of The United Methodist Church.  District News—website, eNewsletter and social media—exist to share information on behalf of the conference and district in support of equipping local churches for… Continue Reading GDD Social Media News

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