Christian Washington and Cheryl Stevenson along with the Rev. Fred Brown will be the featured speakers at the annual Convocation on the
The event is set for 8 a.m. Oct. 20 at
The focus will be Strengthening the
Stevenson, the national coordinator for SBC21, will explain how churches can partner with one of the 19 resource churches across the country.
The deadline for registration for the convocation is Oct. 3. The registration fee is $10 per person for the first five members of a church, while additional participants pay $15 each. Registration will be $15 per person after the deadline. The fee includes lunch. Register online at www.mississippi-umc.org or 601-354-0515.