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    United Methodists of Upper New YorkLiving the Gospel. Being God's Love.


    2024 Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference

    The 2024 Northeastern Jurisdictional Conference will be held July 8-12, 2024 at the OMNI William Penn Hotel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The theme for the event is "Overflowing with Hope." 

    Below is the list of scheduled events.

    Sunday, July 7

    • The Jurisdictional Commitee on Episcopacy begins to gather based on their agenda.

    • Program & Arrangements meet.

    • College of Bishops meet.

    • Jurisdictional Nominating Commitee arrives.

    Monday, July 8

    • Commitee on Episcopacy gathers.
    • Commitee on Nominations gathers for nomination recommendations.
    • College of Bishops gathers.
    • All other Jurisdictional delegates and reserves arrive and register.
    • Dinner for everyone.
    • Evening gathering worship and divide into small groups.

    Tuesday, July 9

    • If there are to be Episcopal elections – interview groups will interview all day.
    • If there are to be no elections, then there will be alternate plans for Tuesday. (Again, until the General Conference is completed – there is just no way of knowing regarding Episcopal Elections. However, we must be ready for elections and if not – then we will be nimble and have another option planned for Tuesday.)

    Wednesday, July 10

    • Jurisdictional Conference begins with opening worship and Memorial Service.
    • Jurisdictional Conference business.

    Thursday, July 11

    • Jurisdictional Conference business.

    Friday, July 12

    • Jurisdictional Conference business will conclude by approximately 1:00 p.m

    With more than 100,000 members, United Methodists of Upper New York comprises of more than 675 local churches and New Faith Communities in 12 districts, covering 48,000 square miles in 49 of the 62 counties in New York state. Our vision is to “live the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to be God’s love with our neighbors in all places."