While the reality of COVID-19 is frustrating and depressing, and impacting more of us as infections spread, we know that God is good all the time. In this month of November, we invite everyone to pause and be aware of God’s good gifts even in this time. Give thanks to the Lord. Research shows those who share what they have tend to feel more satisfied – who can you share with?
IMMC’s first Election Day Communion service on Zoom! Many thanks to the CAMFell leaders who spearheaded the idea, those who helped the service come into being, and those from north to south who participated. Nearly 100 people registered, with a wonderful mix of individuals, couples, and families with children. Participants expressed great appreciation for the service, with some asking for more conference-worship times on Zoom.
the third installment of the webinar series with Nekiesha Alexis. Having laid a foundation in the first two sessions, Nekeisha began turning toward practical steps for congregations. The fourth and final session is on December 8.
the work of Missional Leadership Team (MLT). Missional Leadership Team is IMMC’s governing board. It meets approximately every other month to oversee direction, monitor the use of conference resources in service to the vision, offer a big picture perspective and supervise the conference pastor. Two major agenda items this year are intercultural competence work and the conference pastor search.