Lay Servant Ministries Training – January 2020

January 2020 Registration for Lay Servant Ministries Training Class is now open. Class locations vary but all class times are: Friday classes are from 6-9 pm Saturday classes are from 10 am – 5 pm The offerings are: Leading Prayer January 3 & 4, 2020 Detroit St. Paul 8701 Eight Mile Rd, Detroit, MI 48221… Continue Reading Lay Servant Ministries Training – January 2020

Clergy Spouse Winter Retreat

Join us January 31 – February 2, 2020 at Cranhill Ranch in Rodney, MI.  We will have time for fellowship, connecting with other spouses and free time to relax or enjoy the outdoors.  All facilities are barrier free and accessible. Free time activities include: Snow Tubing Reading Games Cross Country Skiing Crafts Much More! $30… Continue Reading Clergy Spouse Winter Retreat

District UMW Events Nov 9th

The UMW Greater Detroit District is hosting two events on one day – Saturday, November 9th. Both will be held at the Ferndale United Methodist Church, 22331 Woodward Avenue, Ferndale MI 48220 Local Leadership Training (8:30 AM – 10:00 AM) (flyer here) Racial Justice Workshop (10:15 AM – 1:15 PM) (flyer here) Please see the… Continue Reading District UMW Events Nov 9th

U-Nite 2020 Online Registration

U-Nite is the annual overnight time of recreation, fun, and fellowship with youth groups from across the Greater Detroit District.  It is a time of pizza, games, and tournaments held at the  Eastern Michigan University Recreation/IM Building.  Important details for this annual event: Dates:  January 3-4, 2020 Times:  9:00 pm to 6:00 am A flyer… Continue Reading U-Nite 2020 Online Registration

GDD Job Board – October 2019

Current Job Opportunities October 10 – Beverly Hills UMC Part-time Program Coordinator Applications due Nov 1, 2019 at 5:00 pm Job description, skills needed, and application details: Link October 3 Zion Lutheran Church in Ferndale is hiring a church secretary and communications specialist. 16-20 hours a week. Experience with Microsoft Office, basic social media and communication… Continue Reading GDD Job Board – October 2019

Other District Happenings Sept 2019

District Announcements and Events

MLK Hold the date 2020! 

To contact the organizers, please email here.  

2019 Local Church / Charge Conferences

Information for this year: Most forms you need are here – Michigan Area Forms:  Link Greater Detroit District (GDD) supplemental Conference Schedule (updated 10/12/2019):  PDF or Web Document Deadlines:  PDF Conference Agenda Template:  PDF or Word Local Church Leadership List (online):  here soon Lay Leaders – you are requested, in addition to your church, to… Continue Reading 2019 Local Church / Charge Conferences

GDD Youth Mission Week 2020

2019 District Mission Trip

Join with the Michigan United Methodist Church, Cass Community Social Services and Cass Community United Methodist Church to spend a week serving those in need in Detroit. Your week will include meal preparation, a tire hunt, time in our Green Industries, working with our developmentally disabled population and with homeless children and adults, buildings and… Continue Reading GDD Youth Mission Week 2020

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