Archive for January, 2018

Greetings Conference Delegates! Please mark your calendar and plan to attend the 2018 delegate meeting in your region. Like last year, we will have three meetings: February 24 (southern meeting) at Mara Christian Church of America, Indianapolis March 3 (northern meeting) at Ninth Street Community Church, Saginaw, MI March 10 (central meeting) at Bethany Christian Schools, Goshen, IN  More ... [ More ]
Posted January 9, 2018 by Vanessa Kelleybrew
Hello IMMC Pastors, Following a call to pray from Amos Muhagachi and John Powell at our annual sessions, we invite intercessors from across conference to be part of the Conference Prayer team. It is our hope to meet once a month for a time of prayer. We will meet via conference call, and at the conference office. The prayer meeting will be on Wednesday, January 10 at 6:30pm. Please contact Joy Detweiler ... [ More ]
Posted January 9, 2018 by Vanessa Kelleybrew
We give thanks for God's grace throughout 2017 and into 2018: a fruitful Annual Sessions gathering at Amigo Centre in June; momentum in Renewing a Vision; thoughtful congregational engagement with shared spiritual practices; generous giving by congregations and individuals to support conference; action and reflection nurturing spiritual growth; and experiments, mission and ... [ More ]
Posted January 9, 2018 by Vanessa Kelleybrew
Missional Leadership Team sent a survey to all delegates on January 2 regarding the evaluative review with Amigo Centre and Bethany Christian Schools. Please submit responses by January 10. Dan will travel south later this week, connecting with several pastors. Next week, he will travel north and connect with leaders at the Northern Michigan Pastor/Spouse Retreat. As the office prepares to relocate, there are ... [ More ]
Posted January 9, 2018 by Vanessa Kelleybrew
The Journey board met November 20 in the IMMC conference room. The change to online Missional Leadership Development curriculum and opening the program to others across the US and Canada is increasing availability. IMMC and Central District Conference are still sponsoring congregations. Two leaders will begin Journey at the Weekend Learning Event, February 2-4. Ministry Credentialing Team meets next on ... [ More ]
Posted January 9, 2018 by Vanessa Kelleybrew
December has been a special month.  Thanks to everyone for your generosity.  With $10,686 above budget giving for the month this may be the largest above budget giving in a long while.  Year to date the giving is $7,073 above budget.  While expenses were $2,416 above budget for the month they are $2,460 below budget for the year to ... [ More ]
Posted January 8, 2018 by Vanessa Kelleybrew
Winter Youth Retreat - It is not too late to register! Cross-country skiing, tubing, ice skating - just a few of the fun things to do at Amigo! Contact Dave@amigocentre.org for more details or visit our web page http://www.amigocentre.org/winter-youth-retreats.html. February 2-4, 2018 - Jr High #1, Speaker: Set Crissman February 9-11, 2018 - Jr High #2, Speaker: T Mounsithiraj February 16-18, 2018 - Sr High, ... [ More ]
Posted January 8, 2018 by Vanessa Kelleybrew