2017 Convention Schedule

Here is the preliminary schedule. Updates and links will be added as information becomes available.

 

 

 

 


Thursday, October 26

Optional group activities – stay tuned for details

  • 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. Volunteer training at Kye’s Event Center
  • 5:00-7:30 p.m. Dinner on your own
  • 7:30 p.m. Evensong at St. Paul’s, New Albany
    Reception at St. Paul’s, New Albany

Friday, October 27

  • 7:45 a.m. Registration at Kye’s
  • 9:00 a.m.
    • Opening prayer
    • Convention Convenes
    • Report from Credentials Committee
    • Adoption of Convention rules & information on voting for Diocesan positions
    • Election of Secretary of Convention, Diocesan Secretary, Diocesan Treasurer
    • Confirmation of Appointments of Chancellor
    • Convention Legislative Session: Report from the Nominating Committee and Introductions of the nominees
    • Introduction of Executive Council, Standing Committee, New Clergy, Retiring Clergy, Postulants & Candidates, General Convention Deputies
    • Bishop’s address
  • 10:30-10:45 break – polls will be open
  • 10:45-12:00 table discussions regarding Bishop’s address and listening process
  • Noon – Noonday Prayers & balloting

Recess for lunch on your own (box lunch available for purchase)

Mission Projects in designated area at Kye’s thru 2:30 p.m.

  • 1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Budget, Resolution and Constitution & Canon’s hearings (Kye’s)
  • 2:30 -3:15
    • Resolution presentation
    • Constitution & Canon presentation
  • 3:15 – 3:30 break – polls open
  • 3:30 – 4:30 Congregational Vitality Workshops (sign up for one)
    1. What Your Congregation/Ministry Can Learn from New Starts and Innovative Ministries
    2. Vital Episcopal Congregations
    3. The Big Why – Pathways
  • 5:30 p.m. Holy Eucharist at St. Paul’s, Jeffersonville
  • 7:00 p.m. Social time – Kye’s
  • 7:30 p.m.
    • Dinner – Kye’s
    • Entertainment

Saturday, October 28

  • 8:30 a.m. Polls open (if necessary) at registration table, Kye’s
  • 9:00 a.m.
    • Opening Prayer, Kye’s
    • Youth Presentation/Waycross Camp Summary
    • Update on Good Samaritan, Brownsburg
    • Report on Unfinished Business
    • Global Mission Report
    • Treasurer’s Report
    • Presentation/Discussion and approval of 2018 Budget
    • Status Report on Pathway’s 2.0
    • Courtesy Resolutions
    • Closing prayer
  • Noon – Adjourn

 


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