AC Events and Trainings

 

Child and Youth Protection Policy Training Opportunities

 

Adoption and implementation of The Child and Youth Protection Policy is mandatory for all Florida Annual Conference churches. The Atlantic Central District is providing training sessions for our AC District churches in January 2020. 

Here is the link to the policy template on the Florida Conference website:
https://www.flumc.org/childyouthprotection

Clergy, Children's Ministry Directors, Youth Ministry Directors, SPRC Chairperson, Trustees Chairperson, those who lead VBS, and any other person who is involved in planning activities or ministries that interact with children are highly encouraged to attend ONE of the opportunities listed below. All locations will have the same training. 

 

Monday, January 27, 2020  l  6:00 - 8:00 PM  l  First - Vero Beach

Tuesday, January 28  l  10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon  l  Coronado Community - New Smyrna Beach

Tuesday, January 28  l  6:00 - 8:00 PM  l  First - Melbourne

Wednesday, January 29  l  10:00 AM - 12:00 Noon  l  Trinity - Palm Beach Gardens

Sunday, February 2, 2020  l  3:00 - 5:00 PM  l  Suntree - Melbourne

 

 

Registration is required for planning purposes. If you have any questions, please call the AC District Office. 


Administrative Assistant Training Event

In 2020, we invite our AC District local church Administrative Assistants to join us for a time of learning, making connections, and sharing a meal. Details will be announced in January. We hope all churches will send their Administrative Assistant to this Training Event. 

Tuesday, March 3, 2020  l  10:30 AM - 3:00 PM  l  First - Vero Beach

Registration will open in January 2020. 


District Clergy Meetings

 

Clergy of the Atlantic Central District will gather on the following dates:

Wednesday, March 11, 2020  l  10:30 AM - 2:30 PM  l  First - Melbourne (Modern Worship Space)

Wednesday, September 9, 2020  l  10:30 AM - 2:30 PM  l  Location TBD


Leadership Event 2020 

 

This is for all local church clergy, leaders, and teams. Focus will be on Fresh Expressions. 

Saturday, August 29, 2020  l  First - Melbourne  l  Time TBD  l  Registration will be required


Regional Church Conferences

 

In 2020, in lieu of churches holding individual church conferences, the Atlantic Central District will be holding Regional Church Conferences.  All AC District churches will be required to attend ONE of the following:

Sunday, October 25, 2020  l  4:00 PM  l  First - Ormond Beach

Sunday, November 1, 2020  l  4:00 PM  l  TBD

Sunday, November 8, 2020  l  4:00 PM  l  First - Melbourne

All Church/Charge Conference paperwork must be complete and turned in on the date you will be attending. 


Contact Us

The Florida Conference of The United Methodist Church

450 Martin L King Jr Ave
Lakeland, FL 33815

(863) 688-5563 or toll free (800) 282-8011