Tuesday July 23, 2013 at 10:00 AM PDT
Thursday July 25, 2013 at 3:00 PM PDT

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Wesley Homes Terrace Auditorium
816 S 216th St
Des Moines, WA 98198

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Gretchen Engle 
The Greater Northwest Area of the UMC

Transforming Ministry Conference II

Thank you for your interest in the Transforming Ministry Conference II this coming July 23-25 in Des Moines, WA. The event will take place next to the Pacific Northwest Conference office at Wesley Homes Retirement Center in their auditorium.

Our Keynote Speakers at this summer's session will be:
Dr. Alan Hirsch, author of “The Shaping of Things to Come,” & “The Forgotten Ways”
Rev. Lillian Daniel, author of “When Spiritual but Not Religious Is Not Enough”
Rev. Dr. Philip Clayton, author of  “The Predicament of Belief,” and “Transforming Christian Theology for Church and Society”

There will be additional presentations from representatives of Microsoft and the Gates Foundation , as well as a public lecture by Dr. Hirsch and Rev. Daniel on Wednesday evening, July 24th.

Transforming Ministry II will begin at 10 AM on Tuesday, July 23 and conclude at 3 PM on Thursday, July 25.

Cost for the three day event is $600 per person, which includes all lunches and one dinner. Hotel and travel are at participant's expense. We have secured a hotel rate of $95 (includes tax) per night, double occupancy, at a nearby Best Western. Once registered, you will receive more information regarding lodging near the event location. Des Moines and Wesley Homes are about 4 miles  south of Seattle International Airport.