The General Board of Church and Society is partnering with a number of Southeastern Jurisdiction United Methodist agencies and leaders to host a Young Clergy Forum in conjunction with this year’s Lake Junaluska Peace Conference.
GBCS will provide scholarships for up to five young clergy from each SEJ conference to attend the Young Clergy GBCS Gathering on Jan. 30-31 at
Upon checkout General Board of Church and Society will pay $150 toward the
This will provide clergy an opportunity to meet GBCS staff and learn about its ministry of advocacy, network with other young clergy across the jurisdiction, talk about the issue of peace building and the call of the church to respond with faithfulness in a violent world.
Speakers for the Peace Conference include: Peter Storey, Jim Winkler, Jan Love, Richard Hays and Celeste Zapalla.
Young clergy may register at SEJ Young Clergy or http://www.umc-gbcs.org/sejyoungclergy08.
Register for a room at
The registration fee is $50 per young clergy. One continuing education credit will be awarded for full participants.
Questions? Contact the Rev. Clayton Childers at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-488-5642.