Presentations and services of Annual Conference 2021 were live from the John S. Knight Center in Akron with AC members participating remotely.
Annual Conference 2022 is scheduled for Thurs. June 9 - Sat., June 11 at the John S. Knight Center in Akron.
On July 1, six clergy began new appointments serving in positions that are part of Conference leadership.
Bishop Tracy S. Malone, the Extended Cabinet, and East Ohio Conference laity and clergy are committed to stand against racism.
Read Bishop Malone’s message “Dismantling Racism … Where Do We Go from Here?” written following the conviction of ex-police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd.
Read the Board of Multicultural Vitality statement celebrating two momentous announcements that highlight the importance of standing against racism and promoting equality and opportunity for all.
Read the Board of Multicultural Vitality statement encouraging clergy and laity to prayerfully and consciously seek ways to respond to racism and violence against Asians and Asian Americans.
View the Stand Against Racism page on the Conference website to view and download:
Monday, August 2 @ 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Author, creative worship, and guest readiness coach Jason Moore will share best practices for overcoming the challenges of worshipping in this time of blended virtual and in-person worship.
Thursday, August 5 @ 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Author, creative worship, and guest readiness coach Jason Moore will lead a workshop offering strategies for how to create powerful transformative worship for both in-person and online participants.
SPECIAL OFFER: Attend both webinars and qualify for seven coaching sessions with Jason Moore.
EOC VISION: As our Episcopal leader, Bishop Tracy S. Malone holds out a vision and a hope that we will be bold, faithful and courageous in our Christian witness and will behold the power, the Holy Spirit’s power, that has been poured out upon us. View the bishop’s vision message.
AC 2021 & APPOINTMENTS: The 52nd session of Annual Conference was livestreamed June 16-19 from the John S. Knight Center in Akron. View the services, celebrations, and Christ Alive in Us! ministry videos. View and download photos from Annual Conference 2021. View the AC 2021 website.
CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19): Visit this resource for messages from Bishop Malone, links to livestreamed worship services, non-traditional worship ideas, and other tips we can incorporate in order to stay connected to and minister with church and community members during the coronavirus pandemic.
TEACH • REACH • BLESS: The $1.5 million campaign to build a new dorm for female students at Africa University reinforces our East Ohio Conference commitment to the education and wellness of women today for a better Africa tomorrow. Learn more about and support Teach • Reach • Bless.
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