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Annual conference 2024 is being held June 9- 12 at the following locations:

 

Marriott Westchase
2900 Briarpark Dr.

Houston, TX 77042

 

First UMC Houston, West

10570 Westpark Dr.

Houston, TX 77042

 

HOTEL RESERVATION

Book Your Group/Corporate Rate | Marriott International

Or call (713) 978-7400 and tell them the code word: Texas Annual Conference United Methodist Church

                  
Make sure you tell them you are with the Texas Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church to get the conference rate: $139 - $169 per night depending on room choice. 
Last day to book is Thursday, May 23, 2024.

 

ANNUAL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION
Register for AC 2024

Registration closes at midnight Sunday, May 12, 2024.

Pre-Conference Meeting will be held on Sunday May 19 at 4 p.m. on Zoom 

Register for Pre-Conference Meeting by 1 p.m. Sunday, May 19 (clergy and delegates only)

 

 

CHILDREN AND FAMILIES
Register for Childcare
Registration closes at midnight Sunday, May 12, 2024.

We are excited for another wonderful annual conference for our kiddos! Children are invited to join us for every session of TAC for fun, fellowship and more than a few laughs along the way.

For children up to 4-years-old, all food, snacks, crafts and activities are included in the cost of each childcare session.  Included meal specifications are subject to change based on availability. Proper notice will be given upon change!

 

Camp Quillian

We have a special new opportunity this year for our kids aged 5+ to participate in Camp Quillian (located on the campus of First UMC Houston, West)!  Camp Quillian has sports, games, crafts, a climbing wall, daily swimming and so much more!  A bonus for our kids is that they can continue in this camp through the week even after conference has ended.

 

And join us for Family Night at Annual Conference
Monday, June 10, 6:30-9pm

The event will held at the First UMC Houston, West at the Quillian Center.

There will be fun for the whole family including outdoor lawn games, a climbing wall, swimming and kiddie pools and much more.  Concessions will be available at the Quillian pool.

Let us know if you plan to attend!

 

LAY JURISDICTIONAL CONFERENCE DELEGATES
During the Laity Session of Annual conference 2024, 10 delegates to 2024 Jurisdictional Conference will be elected. Learn More about the candidates in our Laity Profile Booklet.

 

MEALS AND MEETINGS
This list will be updated as we get more information.

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Sunday, June 9
  2:30pm United Women in Faith Program Planning Meeting (at the Marriott Westchase)
  5:00pm RUMTX (at First UMC Houston, West)

  Following opening Worship, U35 meeting (Location TBD)

 

Monday, June 10
  8:00am Local Pastors Breakfast (at First UMC Houston, West)
                Tickets $20 each Register here - closes May 29
  8:00am Order of Deacons Breakfast (at the Marriott Westchase)
 11:30am Clergy Spouse’s Luncheon (at First UMC Houston, West)
12:00pm Laity Luncheon (at the Marriott Westchase) 
               Tickets $25 each  Register here - closes May 30

12:00pm United Women in Faith Luncheon (at the Marriott Westchase) 
                Tickets $50
 6:00pm Friends of Wesley Dinner (Fuddruckers, 10500 Town & Country Way, Houston, 77024)

 6:30pm Family Night, food options will be available for purchase (at First UMC Houston, West)

 

Tuesday, June 11
  7:00am That We May Be One Breakfast (at First UMC Houston, West)
12:00pm Retired Clergy Luncheon (at First UMC Houston, West)
  4:45pm United Women in Faith Meeting & Dinner (at the Marriott Westchase)
  5:00pm Hispanic Ministry Dinner at (First UMC Houston, West)

                Tickets $30 each Register here - closes June 3

  8:30pm Ordination/Commissioning Reception (at First UMC Houston, West)

                             

Wednesday, June 12
  7:00am Clergy Women's Breakfast (at First UMC Houston, West) 
                Tickets $20 each Register here Closes June 5
12:00pm BOM Meeting (at First UMC Houston, West)

 

AGENDA
Below is a list of services and some meetings for AC 2024. 
This will be updated as the agenda takes shape.

Sunday, June 9
  7:00pm Opening Worship and Episcopal Address at FUMC Houston, West

 

Monday, June 10
  8:00am Meeting of the Laity at the Marriott Westchase, Grand Ballroom
 10:00am Meeting of the Clergy at FUMC Houston, West
  5:30pm Service of Remembrance at FUMC Houston, West
  6:30pm Family Night at FUMC Houston, West

 

Tuesday, June 11
  11:30am Service of Retirement at FUMC Houston, West
   7:00pm Service of Ordination & Commissioning at FUMC Houston, West

 

Wednesday, June 12

 11:15am Sending Forth at FUMC Houston, West