CLC Schedule


Clergy Leadership Conference

Monday-Wednesday, Feb. 5-7
Alta Woods UMC, Jackson

"Stories Yet Untold: Hearing, History, and Healing"

Monday, Feb. 5

  8:30 a.m.       Registration Begins

10:00 a.m.       Welcome & Opening Worship  
                        Rev. Marilyn Thornton, Worship & Music Leader


10:30 a.m.       First Session - “A Place to Begin: Our Stories”
                        Dr. Alton Pollard III & Dr. Timothy Tyson


Noon               Lunch (on site)


 1:00 p.m.        Second Session - “Leaning In: Giving Voice to Our Own History”
                        Dr. Pollard & Dr. Tyson       


 2:30 p.m.        Break


 3:00 p.m.        Third Session - “Leaning In” continued
                        Dr. Pollard & Dr. Tyson


 5:00 p.m.        Dinner (on site)


 6:30 p.m.        Worship
                        Dr. Pollard, Preacher

Tuesday, Feb. 6

 8:30 a.m.        Morning Prayers                     

                        Rev. Thornton


 9:15 a.m.        Fourth Session - “Hearing One Another into Wholeness”

                        Dr. Pollard & Dr. Tyson

10:30 a.m.       Break


10:45 a.m.       Fourth Session continued


Noon               Lunch (on site)


 1:15 p.m.        Fifth Session - “Listening to the World around Us:  The Movie Crash
                        Film and Discussion


 4:30 p.m.        Break & Dinner on Your Own


 6:30 p.m.        Hearing, History, and Healing in Song: A Concert

                        Rev. Marilyn Thornton, with Beverly Lewis Little, accompanist


Wednesday, Feb. 7

 8:30 a.m.        Morning Prayers


 9:00 a.m.        “Stitching our Story Together”  Story Quilt Presentation

                         Gwendolyn Magee


10:30 a.m.       Break


11:00 a.m.       Closing Worship with Communion

                        Bishop Hope Morgan Ward