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Clergy Wellness Workshop – Personality Disorders in the Church

Zoom Webinar , United States

There are always one or two people in your congregation who know exactly how to push your buttons, alienate others, stir up discord, or otherwise interfere with the smooth, healthy functioning of the church’s ministry. This webinar will explore the personality disorders that are often behind people’s difficult, obstructive, and/or frustrating behavior and how you […]


Getting Started with Messy Church

Cheney United Methodist Church 204 4th Street, Cheney, WA, United States

Cheney, Washington — Messy Church USA in cooperation with Cheney United Methodist Church is offering a regional Conference event on the best practices to use in starting your own Messy Church. The Getting Started With Messy Church conference will be held at Cheney United Methodist Church, 204 4th Street, Cheney, WA 99004, on Saturday, October 5, […]

Gathering of the Orders – From Desperation to Radical Love

Yakima: Wesley UMC 14 North 48th Avenue, Yakima, WA, United States

How do we dismantle the lie of competition, which arises from the Protestant Affliction that leads to isolation, working in silos, apathy, and despair in order to be deeply committed to radical love, which requires vulnerability and risk? How does one maintain a core of hope and love in the midst of division, fear, and […]


Mediation Skills Training Institute

Calvary Lutheran Church 2415 S 320th St, Federal Way, WA, United States

You are invited to attend Mediation Skills Training Institute for Church Leaders (MSTI), a practical workshop for clergy and other church leaders that teaches participants how to deal more effectively with interpersonal, congregational, and other forms of group conflict.  This outstanding inter-denominational training event will be hosted by Calvary Lutheran Church in Federal Way, WA (Seattle–Tacoma […]

Clergy Wellness Workshop – Substance Use Disorders: A Primer for Clergy

Zoom Webinar , United States

The opioid crisis has dominated headlines in recent years, but addiction of any kind is a concern for families, communities, and even the church. Many of us do not understand the power that substances can have in people’s lives. Addiction to drugs, alcohol, or other substances can result in shame or blame and impacts every […]


Women in Ministry Retreat

Rainbow Lodge 46820 SE Mt Si Road, North Bend, WA, United States

This annual retreat is a wonderful time for women in ministry (all clergy under appointment, lay-persons assigned, or retired) to come together for shared sisterhood, a slowing down of the pace to gear up for Lent and Easter season, a walk in the woods, sitting up talking or playing games, having all your meals cooked […]

Northwest Leadership Institute 2020

Cathedral of the Rockies 717 N. 11th St., Boise, ID, United States

Registration is open for the 2020 Northwest Leadership Institute in Boise, Idaho. Click here to learn more and register.


Chehalis UMC 16 S Market Blvd, Chehalis, WA, United States

Rev. Kathleen Weber, District Superintendent for the Crest to Coast District and the Crest to Coast Missional District invite you to attend: Implicit Bias Training The Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity defines Implicit bias as the attitudes or stereotypes that affect our understanding, actions, and decisions in an unconscious manner. In […]

Messy Middle Retreat: Discernment–THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED

Bastyr University 14500 Juanita Drive Northeast, Kenmore, WA, United States

The middle of a career in ministry can be messy. The church is transforming, priorities are changing and God is calling us in ways that we aren't used to hearing. This three-day retreat will give mid-career clergy a chance to connect with colleagues, to practice discernment, and to renew their spirits in an environment of […]

PNW Virtual Clergy Session

The Clergy Session of the Pacific Northwest Conference is scheduled to hold its clergy session virtually on the afternoon on June 10th. More information will be forthcoming.

Clergy Wellness Webinar – Staying Sane in the Time of COVID

Zoom Webinar , United States

Stressed out? Exhausted? Struggling to find time for self-care? With the advent of the coronavirus, the demands of ministry have increased exponentially, and the massive learning curve required to provide even the most basic elements of church have taxed clergy to the max. The demands of this paradigm shift have challenged even the most experienced […]


Escuela de Curso de Estudio Satélite de la Jurisdicción Occidental


La Escuela de Curso de Estudio (ECE) ofrecerá en español para pastores locales de tiempo parcial ubicados en la Jurisdicción Occidental. Pastores locales de tiempo parcial de otras jurisdicciones también pueden inscribirse en este curso. Participantes en los cursos satélites deben ser pastores locales de tiempo parcial. The COSS for part-time local pastors of the Western Jurisdiction […]


Women In Ministry Cyber Retreat

Let’s get together – ya, ya, ya! A FREE Cyber Retreat for Sisters in Ministry “If I ever miss the sharing that happens when women get together, it is like a hole in my heart that can’t be filled with anything else. Like missing the twin from whom I was separated at birth, and realizing […]

Inter-Ethnic Clergy Gathering

WA, United States
Virtual Event Virtual Event

BIPOC and immigrant generation pastors are invited for an Inter-Ethnic Clergy Gathering on June 3, Thursday at 2:00 p.m. Our special guest for this event is Bishop Elaine Stanovsky. Also on the agenda are fellowship, celebrations, and an informational segment on legislation and nomination. For meeting information, please contact Rev. Ferdie Llenado or Kristina Gonzalez.

PNW Clergy Sessions

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Find more information, as it is released, on the 2021 Annual Conference Session website.

A FREE Cyber Retreat for Sisters in Ministry

Virtual Event Virtual Event

This year, even though we can’t meet in person AGAIN, we can meet on Zoom and do the special sharing that we have done each year at the Women in Ministry Retreat. Again, we’ll miss the special beauty and delicious meals at Rainbow Lodge. We’ll miss the late-night catching up with one or two sisters, […]

PNW Clergy Sessions

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Please save the date for this year's clergy sessions which will be held online. More information will be announced and shared directly with clergy members in the weeks preceding the date.

Greater Northwest 5 Day Academy for Spiritual Formation

Archbishop Brunett Retreat Center at the Palisades 4700 Southwest Dash Point Road, Federal Way, WA, United States

We'll be guided through our theme "The Power of Story" by popular Academy faculty: Ray Buckley: Interim Director of the Center for Native American Spirituality and Christian Study, United Methodist Church. His stories, poetry, and art have appeared in numerous journals, periodicals, books and museums. Leticia Guardiola-Saenz: Associate Professor of Christian Scriptures at Seattle University School […]

PNWUMC Gathering of the Orders and Fellowship 2022

Wenatchee First United Methodist Church 941 Washington Street, Wenatchee, WA, United States

Growing Deeply After a three year gap, all who are ordained, including those from other denominations serving the PNWUMC and United Methodists from other annual conferences, and all under appointment and assigned are invited to a Gathering of the Orders and Fellowship on September 27-29, 2022, at Wenatchee First UMC. We will worship together, explore the […]


PNW Clergy Session

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Online only with voting support from GNTV. More details TBA.

PNW Gathering of the Orders and Fellowships

Yakima: Wesley UMC 14 North 48th Avenue, Yakima, WA, United States

The Gathering of the Orders and Fellowships will be September 27-29, 2023, at Wesley United Methodist Church in Yakima, Washington. We will be welcoming deaconesses and home missioners to the gathering for the first time. Check-in for the gathering opens at noon on Sept. 27, with our opening session beginning at 2 p.m. The gathering […]

Bishop’s Day in the Puget Sound District – Part 1

Kingston: Redeemer UMC 9900 NE Shorty Campbell Rd, Kingston, United States

In his efforts to continue getting to know our Pacific Northwest Conference and Greater Northwest Area, Bishop Cedrick Bridgeforth will meet with clergy and laity of the Puget Sound District on Monday, October 9.   Because our district is geographically spread out, Bishop will meet with us in two different locations that day. In the […]

Bishop’s Day in the Puget Sound District – Part 2

Bothell United Methodist Church 18515 92nd Ave NE, Bothell, United States

In his efforts to continue getting to know our Pacific Northwest Conference and Greater Northwest Area, Bishop Cedrick Bridgeforth will meet with clergy and laity of the Puget Sound District on Monday, October 9.   Because our district is geographically spread out, Bishop will meet with us in two different locations that day. In the […]

Using A.I. Tools in the Church

Virtual Event Virtual Event

About this Training Wondering what A.I. is all about and how it can be used in the church? Are you a little nervous about what is and isn’t legal? Just not sure that A.I. is for you? Those questions and more will be answered in the Using A.I. Tools in the Church webinar, offered on Monday, November 6, […]

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