Official Call to the 50th Annual Meeting of the
Illinois South Conference
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Click here to download a complete packet of business information and registration form.
These Delegates will have voting rights:
Lay Delegates from local churches
All authorized ministers of the Conference
Elected members of the Conference Council
If the church has not identified Delegates by the deadline, it will be the responsibility of each local church to forward all information to individual church Delegates and visitors.
Pre-annual meeting gatherings
for the purpose of Delegate orientation, conversation about the resolutions, budget recommendations and other annual meeting matters. You may attend any of these locations.
September 14, 2014 – St. John UCC, Wood River 2:30 pm – 5 pm
September 18, 2014 – St. John UCC, Fairview Heights 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
September 21, 2014 – St. John’s UCC, DuQuoin 2:30 pm – 5 pm
Deadlines for submitting items to the Conference office:
June 15, 2014 – Delegate Selection Report due to Conference office.
September 28, 2014 – Deadline for lodging reservations.
October 2, 2014 – Completed registration forms due to Conference office.
October 10, 2014 – Deadline for registration payments.
SAVE THE DATE
Due to overcrowding at last year's confirmation retreat, you now have two opportunities to attend. Rev. John Holst and Rev. Will VerDuin are planning and leading this year's retreats. The theme is: Drop the Act: Facing Your True Self - a Confirmation Journey through Acts.
September 26 - 27 with
Rev. John Holst
October 10 - 11 with
Rev. Will VerDuin
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The Delegates of Illinois South Conference developed the following Statement of Identity at the Annual Meeting held at the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows in Belleville, Illinois. This completed the visioning process begun at the 2011 Annual Meeting.
Diverse Minds, Covenant Hearts, Made One in the Body of Christ