2017 Annual Conference Session

The 2017 Great Plains Annual Conference session was conducted June 7-10 at the Heartland Events Center in Grand Island, Nebraska. The theme, "Therefore Go: Know God" marked the start of a four-year theme meant to help clergy and laity of the Great Plains live into active discipleship.

Daily recaps

Videos

Videos from the plenary sessions, worship services and some of the workshops are available for watching and for downloads.

Wednesday, June 7
Thursday, June 8

 

Friday, June 9
Saturday, June 10

Foundation Reports

Time constraints didn't allow for presentations this year from the Kansas Area United Methodist Foundation or the Nebraska United Methodist Foundation. Their written reports and PowerPoint presentations are available for download below:

Kansas Area United Methodist Foundation written report
Kansas Area United Methodist Foundation PowerPoint presentation

Nebraska United Methodist Foundation written report
Nebraska Area United Methodist Foundation PowerPoint presentation

Photos

View more than 550 photos taken over the four days of the 2017 Great Plains Annual Conference session via our Flickr gallery. Download any photos you want from the annual conference album.

2017 Great Plains Annual Conference Session


Mission Partnership Lunch presentation

Susan Burton, director of women and children's advocacy for the General Board of Church and Society, served as the guest speaker during the annual Mission Partnership lunch during the annual conference session.

Read the text of Burton's remarks.