Feb. 6, 2017 (Monday) – Bishop Swanson will preach opening worship for the Clergy Leadership Conference at St. Mark’s UMC in Brandon.
Feb. 8, 2017 (Wednesday) – Bishop Swanson will attend the inauguration of the new president of Emory University.
Feb. 9, 2017 (Thursday) – Bishop Swanson will attend Emory Board of Trustees meeting and visit with Candler and Gammon students for dinner. Several Mississippi Conference cabinet members and the director of spiritual leadership will join Swanson.
Feb. 11, 2017 (Saturday) – Bishop Swanson will attend the Tupelo District Laity Conference at St. Mark UMC in Tupelo followed by a conversation with the district pastors.
Feb. 12, 2017 (Sunday) – Bishop Swanson will preach at Usher Valley UMC in Pontotoc at 11 a.m.
Feb. 12. 2017 (Sunday) – Bishop Swanson will be a part of worship service at Houston First UMC in Tupelo. The fellowship is at 5 p.m. followed by worship at 6 p.m.
Feb. 26, 2017 (Sunday) – Bishop Swanson will preach closing worship at the annual conference for students, The Gathering (Feb.24-26). The event is at Christ United Methodist Church in Jackson, Mississippi. Closing worship is at 8:30 a.m.
March 1-5, 2017 (Wednesday – Sunday) – Bishop Swanson will attend spring meetings of the National Association of Conference Presidents and United Methodist Men Foundation Annual Meeting, in Nashville, Tennessee.
March 20 - April 3, 2017 - (Monday- Monday) – Bishop Swanson will join the Africa University Board of Trustees for a tour of Africa University.