Regional News

Regional Assembly Deadline

Posted on July 25, 2020 by Neil Topliffe

Planning is moving right along for our August 8 Michigan Disciples Regional Assembly via ZOOM. More than 40 folks have registered already for this virtual online gathering …. Similar to…

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Regional Assembly Goes Virtual

Posted on July 7, 2020 by Neil Topliffe

Online registration for Zoom event Registrations are now open to all Michigan Disciples local church members and clergy to attend the first ever virtual Regional Assembly August 8, 10 am…

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Disciples Camps at Crystal Canceled

Posted on May 5, 2020 by Neil Topliffe

Crystal Conference Center will not be the same this summer. The continuing corona virus pandemic has hit the Michigan Disciples camping schedule hard. All summer camps for children, youth and…

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Crystal Conference Center Opening Delayed

Posted on April 20, 2020 by Neil Topliffe

Further review set for end of May “The 2020 summer Crystal Conference Center opening “will be delayed until both parties agree that the circumstances with the public health emergency created…

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Regional Assembly moves to August 8

Posted on March 27, 2020 by Neil Topliffe

Rev. Carol L. Devine, minister for Green Chalice ministries of the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) will be the keynote preacher for the annual Michigan Disciples Regional Assembly, now set…

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Major Exploration of Michigan Disciples Future Mission Underway

Posted on March 10, 2020 by Neil Topliffe

The General Board of the Michigan Region has approved a major review of our mission and ministry and how best to carry out its witness in the years ahead. The “Vision 2021 & Beyond” process over the next 9 months is to reimagine the purpose and focus of the Michigan Region for the next 5-10 years and to adapt its programmatic focus, staff, and resources to achieve that purpose.

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New Websites for Region and Crystal Conference Center

Posted on by Neil Topliffe

Within the next week there will be a new look to the Crystal Conference Center and Michigan Disciples websites. Not only will they have a new more contemporary design and ease of finding things but will be compatible for access by mobile devices and desktop computers.

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