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Send us stories and pictures that celebrate your people, your ministries, your communities.
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ATTN: Rebecca O. Ortiz, 16400 Huebner Rd., San Antonio, TX 78248.
If you have questions, call the Conference office at 210 408-4513.
Las esposas de los ministros de la conferencia Rió Grande ofrecen una beca escolar por semestre a esposas de ministros que se matriculen en una universidad, colegio o escuela vocacional. Se dará una beca de $ 150.00 por semestre. Se dará beca solamente cuando la persona se registre por tres (3 ) a nueve (9) horas por semestre. No se dará becas a esposas/os de ministros que tengan cargo pastorales.
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Letter from Bishop James Dorff
See our new "UNIFICATION UPDATES" tab
for information specific to the unification process in progress
Bishop Dorff addresses the issue of determining the boundaries
of the seven new districts
IMU EL BUEN PASTOR
209 E. GROVE ST, SAN MARCOS, TX 78666
INVITES YOU TO THEIR ANNUAL LENTEN FRIDAY FISH FRY
11:00am - 7:00pm through Good Friday
(see info center for flyer)
"NEW BEGINNINGS" - 2014 CALENDAR
For all who have not had the opportunity to travel throughout
the Rio Grande Conference, and would like to know more
about our Northwest District, now is the time to order
the "New Beginnings" 2014 Calendar which includes pictures of the
interiors and exteriors of our Northwest District churches.
To order, make check payable to EUMC Youth Ministry
and mail to Josue Johnson, 3205 N. Stanton, El Paso, Texas 79902
March 6 - 8, 2014 .....
Perkins Theological School For The Laity 2014
Pastors, Laypersons - Continuing education opportunity
Go the the Educational Opportunities tab for information specific to the
one and two day courses being offered.
Advanced registration through February 27th
March 16 - 21, 2014 .....
Being A Spiritual Guide at the Crossroads, Oblate Renewal Center
A collaborative effort of GBOD and its Leadership Ministries,
Young People’s Ministries, Upper Room Ministries,
and Academy for Spiritual Formation, in partnership with GBHEM
Target audience for the event are clergy & laity
who work in specialized ministries like:
Camp & Retreat Ministries & Youth Ministry
Young Adult Ministry & Campus Ministry
New Church Starts & Chaplaincies and
Other Extension Ministries
Never too early to start planning - additional info available
under the INFO CENTER
March 19-21, 2014 .....
Peace with Justice Coordinators Gathering 2014, Washington DC
Ecumenical Advocacy Days (Optional) March 21-24, 2014
See the Info Center for additional details and registration information
March 28-29, 2014 .....
MISSION MATTERS - two day workshop at Coker UMC,
231 E. North Loop Rd., San Antonio.
Keynote speaker - Rev. Jeremy Basset / Plenary speaker - Rev Dr. Ruben Saenz, Jr.
Join them in exploring the meaning of being missional, living every day with gospel
intentionality. Additional breakout sessions throughout the two day event include presentors -
Abel Vega, Dionisio Salazar, Judy Hutcherson, Eugene Hileman, Rev. Javier Leyva.
Mark your calendars and make plans to attend - $30 early bird registration fee through
March 9th; $50.00 registration fee on or before March 21st; see brochure under the INFO
CENTER tab for information specific to dinner and childcare; hotel recommendation.
April 5 .....
CONFIRMED IN CHRIST 2014
The San Antonio District of the United Methodist Church and Colonial Hills UMC
extend a warm invitation to all confirmands, their families and friends to
CONFIRMATION CELEBRATION 2014
For Where, When & What information go to the INFO CENTER tab
It is important that you contact Terry McCandless, District Program
Director, to register the number of confirmands who will be attending from your church
April 25-27 .....
MAKE IT HAPPEN - 2014 UMW ASSEMBLY, Louisville, Kentucky
(FLYER AVAILABLE UNDER THE RGC CONFERENCE EVENTS)
July 20 - August 1 .....
Licensing School (In Spanish) at Perkins School of Theology
Go to the Educational Opportunities tab for registration information
Registration forms are available in English & Spanish
RGC - COMMISSION ON EQUITABLE COMPENSATION
SUBSIDY REQUEST - AVAILABLE NOW
GO TO INFO CENTER FOR THE REVISED FORM
(DISREGARD ANY PREVIOUS FORMS USED OR AVAILABLE)
Look for "Rev.10.12" on page 1 to confirm you are using the correct form
Check Out Our New TAB - EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES
For Information Regarding Continuing Education Events
Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals / DACA
Community Education Information
Go to the Info Center for forms and instructions
TEXAS HOTEL OCCUPANCY TAX EXEMPTION CERTIFICATE
Available in the Info Center