Regional News

Michigan Disciples to enter Covenant Partnership with Illinois/Wisconsin Region

September 12, 2021 Published by Neil Topliffe

Michigan Disciples took a significant step at yesterday’s Regional Assembly, approving a Covenant Partnership with the Illiniois/Wisconsin Region. They also called the Rev. Dr. Teresa Dulyea-Parker as its part-time Regional Minister, beginning January 2022.

It also announced three part-time Michigan Regional Associates. Rev. Bob Larimer – North; Rev. Peter Morgan, West; and Apostle John Harvey, East will work with Teresa, our churches and clergy. Amy Bertschausen will provide clergy care consultation in the new year.

Approval also was given for the sale of the Lansing Regional Office with the anticipation of office staff leasing new space at First Christian, Lansing.

Watch for a full report on the Regional Assembly in the next few days.