Mission u recognizes the Spirit of United Methodist Women.

By Amanda Hutchinson | Photos by Keith Hackett

Mission u 2017 to focus on Missionary Conferences, Covenantal Community, and Climate Justice

We have a lot of fun coming up at Mission u 2017! Join us from July 4-17 at Central Washington University in Ellensburg, Wash. Scholarships are available! Please apply to your local church and unit first before your district and PNW Conference.

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All School Study: The Missionary Conferences

  • Bishop Mary Ann Swenson

Explore the past, present, and future of the Alaska United Methodist Conference, Red Bird Missionary Conference, and the Oklahoma Indian Missionary Conference.

A Covenantal Community

  • The Rev. Neal Christie, Assistant General Secretary for Education & Leadership Formation General Board of Church & Society
  • Janjay Innis, Global Ministries Global Mission Fellow Coordinator, Atlanta

Explore how covenantal living calls us to act and how understanding God’s covenants transform our lives.

Climate Justice

  • The Rev. Pat Watkins, UM Missionary for the Care of God’s Creation

Deepen your understanding of climate change and its impact on God’s creation. This study highlights the dimensions of partnering in care for creation and how we can make a difference.

Youth Class: The Missionary Conferences

  • The Rev. Christopher Gudger-Raines and Amanda Hutchinson

Explore how we engage in mission with the members of the three missionary conferences as we learn about their history as well as the issues facing them today.


Registration is now open online! Visit bit.ly/reg-missionu-2017 to register. This year you have the option of paying via credit card or check. If you or someone you know cannot access the online registration, please contact the Registrar, Amanda Hutchinson, at amhutchinson13@gmail.com or 509-427-2738.

Registration Costs Before May 31 (Add $20 after May 31)

Fulltime: $300.00

Friday to Sunday night lodging & meals dinner Friday to breakfast Sunday

Weekender: $255.00

Friday & Saturday nights only, meals dinner Friday to dinner Sunday

Commuter: $200.00

Meals only: dinner Friday, Saturday, Sunday; lunches Saturday & Sunday

Amanda Hutchinson is the registrar for Mission u 2017.

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