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Leadership Summit Schedule and Live Stream

by | Jun 7, 2022 | Announcements

Leadership Summit / Annual Conference
Schedule (subject to change)

The River Conference will be streaming the 3 sessions on YouTube.  The link below will be live about 5 minutes prior to the session starting.

  • YouTube live stream link – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTlFFe90YxUGA7IXeINhhCg

Friday – June 17, 2022 1:00 PM
Session 01

  • Welcome and Prayer – Conference Administrator Deb Baggett
    Worship – Lead by Ken Elsner and the Summit Band
    • Raise a Hallelujah
    • Graves into Graves
    • That’s The Power
    • Way Maker
  • Protecting The Fire (Keeping the Fire Going is Stressful Times) – Anthony Headley
  • Conference Wellness Panel – Elder Holly Hallmark – Gabriel
BREAK
  • Perspective (Recognizing the Fire and Fanning It) – Superintendent Michael Traylor
  • Life Giving Leadership Interview – District Leaders Ryan Stoops and James Leman
  • Praying Fire (Prayer as a Conduit of Power) – Pastor Jose Garcia
  • Role of Fasting in Fueling the Fire – District Leaders James Leman and Ali Mitachi
  • Propagating the Fire – Superintendent Amelia-Cleveland Traylor
  • Propagating the Fire Interview – District Leader Heather Utley and Pastors Marianne & William Pena
  • Diversity in Churches Interview – District Leaders Mark W Douglas and Julie Gray
DINNER BREAK

 

Friday – June 17, 2022 7:00 PM
Session 02 – Ordination Service

  • Welcome and Apostles’ Creed – District Leader Julie Gray
  • Worship – Lead by Ken Elsner and the Summit Band
  • Come Lord Jesus (Even So Come)
    • Here As In Heaven
    • Offering
    • That’s The Power
  • Commission New Works – Superintendents Amelia Cleveland-Traylor & Michael Traylor and District Leader Heather Utley
  • Message from the Bishop – Bishop Matt Whitehead
  • Ordination Ritual – Bishop Matt Whitehead, Superintendents Amelia Cleveland-Traylor & Michael Traylor, and Assistant Superintendent Mark W Douglas
  • Worship led by District Leader Ali Mitachi and the Hope and Good News Church Choir
DESSERT RECEPTION

Friday – June 17, 2022 9:00 AM
Session 03

  • Worship – Lead by Ken Elsner and the Summit Band
    • Raise a Hallelujah
    • Reckless Love
    • Another In The Fire
    • I Speak Jesus
  • Devotional – District Leader Ryan Stoops
  • Call to Order the Annual Conference – Bishop Matt Whitehead
  • Ministerial Education & Guidance Board Report – Bishop Matt Whitehead and Superintendent Amelia Cleveland-Traylor
  • Election of Conference Ministerial Candidates – Bishop Matt Whitehead, Superintendent Amelia Cleveland-Traylor & Michael Traylor, and Assistant Superintendent Mark W Douglas
  • Introduction of Conference Leadership – Bishop Matt Whitehead
    Memorial for Jason Chavez & Norm Slosted – District Leader Mark W Douglas
BREAK
  • FMC Chaplaincy – Elder Holly Hallmark – Gabriel
  • Bishop Report – Bishop Matt Whitehead
  • State of The River Conference – Superintendent Michael Traylor
  • Retiring Pastors – District Leader Heather Utley
  • Updated & Redesigned Website – Assistant Superintendent Mark W Douglas and District Leader Heather Utley
  • Conference Property Team – Assistant Superintendent Mark W Douglas
  • Accounting Update – Assistant Superintendent Mark W Douglas
  • School of Applied Ministry – District Leader Ryan Stoops
  • Conference Advancement Team – Pastor Bob Terrell
  • River Institute – Superintendent Amelia Cleveland-Traylor
  • 2022 Leadership Summit Plans – Superintendent Michael Traylor
  • Sally Trager Appreciation – Conference Administrator Deb Baggett
  • Superintendent Amelia Cleveland-Traylor Appreciation – District Leader James Leman
  • Worship – Lead by Ken Elsner and the Summit Band
    • That’s The Power
  • Communion – District Leaders Julie Gray and Ali Mitachi
  • Closing Blessing – Superintendent Michael Traylor
  • Worship – Lead by Ken Elsner and the Summit Band
    • The Blessing

SUMMIT BAND MEMBERS

  • Doug DesJardins, Bass
  • Ken Elsner, Vocals and Acoustic Guitar
  • Tina Huerta, Drums
  • Jae Lesley, Vocals and Acoustic Guitar
  • Jen Romero, Vocals
  • Mario Romero, Keys
  • Rachael Valentine, Violin