Special Events During Annual Conference

Date Posted: 5/13/2015

There are many special meals, meetings and events taking place during annual conference.
Follow these links to the full list and contacts:

Scheduled Meals(PDF)
Scheduled Meetings(PDF)

2015 Religion and Race Breakfast
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2015 Restorative Justice Ministries Breakfast
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CONAM Breakfast at Annual Conference
The CONAM (Committee of Native American Ministries) breakfast at Annual Conference welcomes Rev. Glen Chebon Kernell the Global Ministries Executive Secretary of Native American Ministries & Indigenous Ministries. Breakfast is at 7:30 a.m. on Monday, May 25.  Tickets are $18. Contact Valerie Adame at 713-825-3238 to rsvp.
2015 BMCR Annual Conference Luncheon
Date/Time:  Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 12:00 p.m.
Location: Hilton Americas-Houston, Ballroom 335 A - C
Address: 1600 Lamar Street   Houston, TX 77004
Lunch Cost:   $30
Special request: Vegetarian meal if desired
Payment made online at www.txcumc.org/bmcrluncheon
Pay by check or money order, made payable to BMCR.
Mail to:  Rochelle Cebrun, BMCR Treasurer - 5215 Main Street - Houston, TX 77004
For Q/A call, text or email:
Eleanor F. Colvin at 832-647-6188 or efcolvin@sbcglobal.net.
2015 UMW Luncheon
United Methodist Women will be holding their 2015 luncheon Monday, May 25, 2015 at 11:30 am (During Texas Annual Conference) The event will feature Kathy Behrman as well as a dramatic presentation “A Friend for Such a Time as This”
For tickets – Contact:  Paulette Moore-Hall
$30.00 per person  (Proceeds Benefit Missions) 
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2015 Hispanic Ministries Luncheon
The guest speaker for the 2015 Hispanic Ministries Luncheon will be Dr. Ruben Saenz, Jr., Director of Connectional Ministries and Missions Vitality Center for The Rio Texas Conference. He will be speaking on “Lifting up the valleys and leveling the mountains in ministry with the Latino community” Dr. Saenz is the key point person for the Bishop and Cabinet of the Rio Texas Conference of the United Methodist Church in designing and implementing ministries to fulfill the Conference mission of offering Christ to all.
Ruben brings years of experience in effectively helping congregations live-out the Gospel in ways that welcome ALL to the table of God’s grace. His depth of insight and passion for God’s work in the world not only inspires, but calls us all to a deeper commitment to that work. You won’t want to miss this opportunity! Where: First UMC –Downtown – Fellowship Hall 1320 Main Street –Houston – 77002 When: Monday, May 25th from 11 am to 1 pm
Cost: $10.00 at the door with cash or check.
Pre-Registration Requested (Please make checks out to TAC or Texas Annual Conference with the notation Hispanic Luncheon.)
To reserve a space at a table, contact Shirley Broome by e-mail at sbroome@txcumc.org or by phone at 713-521-9383 with your name(s), the name of your church, an e-mail address or phone number.
Or contact Rev. Jose Pena by e-mail at pastor-josepena@sbcglobal.net or by phone at 832-416-8614 with your name(s), name of your church, an e-mail address or phone number.
We have space for everyone this year so plan to attend! Be sure to register the number of children you will bring (age 12 and under) - lunch will be provided for them. Music will be presented by members of the Cypress UMC Praise Band.

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Celebration Luncheon Tuesday, May 26
Celebration will be hosting a luncheon at Texas Annual Conference on Tuesday, May 26 at 12 noon.
Pastor Suzette Caldwell will be speaking about letting your light shine. 
This luncheon is always a time of refreshing during a busy period in most lives. It is also an opportunity for men to experience Celebration Women's Ministry!
Please extend an invitation to your pastor, clergy spouse, or delegates from your church who will be attending TAC!
You can sign up online today at www.celebrationministries.org  
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2015 Laity Luncheon - May 26th
Board of Laity 2015 Laity Luncheon Tuesday, May 26th at 12 noon
Program: Esther: “and fast for me”
Rev. Melissa Crawford, pastor of Reeves Chapel United Methodist Church, Pittsburg, Texas
Music: Mr. Austin Kincannon from First Missouri City United Methodist Church and Mr. Shawn Welling of Holy Covenant United Methodist Church in Katy, Texas.
Cost: $28 per person
For Reservations contact Ms. Sue Sullivan at 903.826-4970 or email Sullivan_txk.net@windstream.net.
Mail your check or money order payable to “North District UMC” to Sue Sullivan, 6312 Chaparral, Texarkana TX 75503.
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