Bishop’s April 12th Message


Encouraging deep patience and prudence  News that Michigan leads the United States in COVID-19 cases   Dear Friends in Christ in the United Methodist Churches of Michigan, Grace to you and peace, in the name of the risen Christ who is our hope and our joy. On the morning of Tuesday, April 6, I gratefully… Continue Reading Bishop’s April 12th Message

2021 Michigan Annual Conference

SINGING THE LORD’S SONG 2021 MICHIGAN ANNUAL CONFERENCE Registration is now open: Click here Thursday, June 3 –  Sunday, June 6, 2021.  The 2021 Annual Conference will once again be held online during the first week after Memorial Day weekend.  It will include worship, fellowship, clergy session, legislation, teaching, preaching and the Service of Ordination and… Continue Reading 2021 Michigan Annual Conference


The Commission on the General Conference has postponed the session for a second time. The gathering is now scheduled for August 29-September 6, 2022 in Minneapolis, MN. TO HEAR BISHOP BARD’s REFLECTIONS click here MEET YOUR DELEGATES


PLEASE NOTE Cancellation: It is with sadness that I must report that Spring Splash has again been cancelled for another year.  I did not receive enough interest to go forward this month perhaps due to continued concern about Covid issues.  We will continue to pray that perhaps next year we will be free to meet… Continue Reading SPRING SPLASH 2021


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 ~~ Items of Interest ~~ Hello Justice Advocates, Title Track and We The People – MI are happy to open up REGISTRATION for Understanding Racial Justice.  The classes will meet via Zoom on Mondays from 5:30-7:30pm, November 9 – December 7. This is session 4 of their new Understanding Racial Justice five-week course for white… Continue Reading PEACE WITH JUSTICE