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

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    Save the Date for regional meetings with Bishop Héctor

    December 15, 2022 / By UNY Communications / .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

    Click here to watch a recording of the laity regional gathering from Christ United Methodist Church in Olean on March 15.  

    Starting Jan. 1, 2023, Bishop Héctor Burgos, who prefers to be addressed as Bishop Héctor, will be the new bishop of the Upper New York (UNY) Conference. Bishop Héctor is eager to meet laity and clergy throughout the Conference and has scheduled dates for regional meetings. The meetings will be as follows:

    • Feb. 9, 2023 – Lakes Region–Leroy UMC          
    • Feb. 16, 2023 -Northeast Region–New Hartford
    • March 1, 2023 – Lakes Region–Auburn UMC
    • March 2, 2023 – Northeast Region–Plattsburgh UMC
    • March 10, 2023 – 10 a.m. Zoom with Extension Ministries
    • March 15, 2023 – Southern Tier Region—Olean: Christ
    • March 16, 2023 – Southern Tier Region—Central Endicott

    The clergy meetings will be from 1-3 p.m.

    The laity meeting (and clergy unable to attend the earlier time) will be from 7- 8:30 p.m.

    Click here to view our regional gathering photo gallery.

    TAGGED / Connectional Ministries

    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."