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Blake Busick
District Superintendent
Blake Busick

Cindy Buna
Administrative Assistant for Los Rios and Great Northern Districts
Cindy Buna

(916) 374-1502
1350 Halyard Drive
West Sacramento, California 95691

Events

January 2020

ACS Meeting (B)

Monday, January 6, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

WJ Hispanic/Latino Ministry Council Meeting (B)

Tuesday, January 7, 2020 9:00 AM to Wednesday, January 8, 2020 at 4:30 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Los Rios Circuit Leaders Meeting (A)

Tuesday, January 7, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room A

RCA Full Board of Directors (C)

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room C

Advocacy and Justice Committee (B)

Thursday, January 9, 2020 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Los Rios District Committee on Superintendency (A)

Thursday, January 9, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room A

Advocacy and Justice Committee (C)

Thursday, January 9, 2020 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room C

Conference Staff Worship-Bishop

Friday, January 10, 2020 9:00 AM

Extended Cabinet Meeting (B)

Friday, January 10, 2020 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

CA-UMW Group (C)

Friday, January 10, 2020 2:00 PM to Sunday, January 12, 2020
Location: Conference Office Room C

CCAA/BM & Bay Area Chapter of BMCR -Town Hall

Saturday, January 11, 2020
Location: Jones Memorial United Methodist Church
Please join the Committee on African American/Black Ministry of the California-Nevada Conference of The United Methodist Church and by the Bay Area chapter of Black Methodists for Church Renewal (BMCR), for a Town Hall on the State of the Black ...

Core Team (B)

Saturday, January 11, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Appointive Cabinet Audit

Monday, January 13, 2020 to Friday, January 17, 2020
Location TBD

UM News Interview Protocol Developers

Monday, January 13, 2020 6:30 AM
Location: Livestream
A livestreamed panel discussion with members of the team that developed a new proposal for The United Methodist Church’s future is set for Monday, Jan. 13. The panel interview, conducted by UM News, will be streamed on UMNews.org beginning at 9:30 ...
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LDMFA Zoom Meeting

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

BOOM Executive Team (B)

Tuesday, January 14, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Israel Palestine Task Force (A)

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room A
Task Force meeting

Sonja (A)

Thursday, January 16, 2020 9:00 AM

Sonja (B)

Friday, January 17, 2020 9:00 AM

Advocacy and Justice Committee (B)

Saturday, January 18, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

OFFICE CLOSED MLK DAY

Monday, January 20, 2020
MLK Holiday

Lay Leadership Committee ZOOM Meetings

Monday, January 20, 2020 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: Zoom
Lay Leadership Committee Meets monthly by Zoom. The Committee will plan two face to face meetings per conference year.

Community Organizing Training Opportunity

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 to Saturday, January 25, 2020
To learn more about community organizing, the Advocacy and Justice Committee encourages interested pastors and laity to attend a training event sponsored by Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary, "Community Organizing as Spiritual Practice." This ...

Los Rios 213 Team (A)

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM

CNVC (B)

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Ecumenical Panel & Prayer Service at Cathedral on January 23, 2020

Thursday, January 23, 2020
A special Ecumenical event will take place at the Roman Catholic Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament in Sacramento on Thursday, January 23, 2020 during the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. A Panel Discussion featuring several religious leaders, ...

BOOM (A)

Thursday, January 23, 2020 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room A

Lay Church Planter's Meeting (C)

Saturday, January 25, 2020 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Bay District United Methodist Women Meet & Greet/ Training Event

Saturday, January 25, 2020 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Castro Valley United Methodist Church
Please join the Bay District United Methodist Women for the 2nd Annual Meet and Greet/ Officer Training Event, to be held Saturday, January 25, 220 at Castro Valley United Methodist Church at 8:30 a.m. Please see attached flyer for registration ...

Gathering of The Orders

Tuesday, January 28, 2020 to Thursday, January 30, 2020
Location: Asbury UMC
Registration will be at 3:30 on 01/28/2020 Dinner will be served at 5:30 on 01/28/2020 Lunch will be served on 01/30/2020

Technical Systems Meeting (B)

Friday, January 31, 2020 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Los Rios District Revival: "Know that I am God"

Saturday, February 1, 2020 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Davis UMC
Preaching: Pastor Quentisha Davis Pastor Kevin Dotts   Prayer Shops “Knowing God through”: Weslyean Tradition (Social Justice) Holy Spirit Led Giving Building Community in an age of individualism Creation Justice in our local church/going green   ...
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RCA Spring Fling Committee (B)

Wednesday, February 5, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room C
Committee meeting for about a dozen people

Appointive Cabinet Meeting (B)

Sunday, February 9, 2020 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Appointive Cabinet Meeting (B)

Monday, February 10, 2020 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Appointive Cabinet Meeting (B)

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

BOOM Executive Team (B)

Tuesday, February 11, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

RCA Executive Committee (B)

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Connecting Neighbors (C)

Saturday, February 15, 2020 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room C

Beulah Older Adult Committee Meeting (A)

Saturday, February 15, 2020 9:30 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room A
Team Building Meeting. New Positions within the group.

OFFICE CLOSED PRESIDENT'S DAY

Monday, February 17, 2020
Office Closed President's Day

BOOM Mentor Training (C)

Tuesday, February 18, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room C

Lay Leadership Committee ZOOM Meetings

Thursday, February 20, 2020 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: Zoom
Lay Leadership Committee Meets monthly by Zoom. The Committee will plan two face to face meetings per conference year.

Lenten Reconciling Retreat

Saturday, February 22, 2020 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Location: Christ Church UMC
Join us at the start of the Lenten season as we reflect on this time of uncertainty for LGBTQ folks and The United Methodist Church.

CFA (B)

Saturday, February 22, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B
16 people with lunch please

CA NV UM Foundation (B)

Thursday, February 27, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B
Board of Directors meeting

Commission on Archives and History (A)

Friday, February 28, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room A

Early Response Team Training (ERT)

Saturday, February 29, 2020 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Los Altos UMC - Creekside Center
The Mission of an Early Response Team (ERT) is to provide a caring Christian presence in the aftermath of a disaster. The team is not a “first response” group, nor is it a recovery, rebuild, or repair team. It is assigned various tasks, usually ...
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Fact Engagement Team Meeting (B)

Monday, March 2, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

ACS Meeting (B)

Tuesday, March 3, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Extended Cabinet Meeting (B)

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 11:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Conference Staff Worship- Staci (C)

Thursday, March 5, 2020 9:00 AM
Location: Conference Office Room C

Appointive Cabinet Meeting (B)

Thursday, March 5, 2020 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Appointive Cabinet (B)

Friday, March 6, 2020 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Core Team (C)

Saturday, March 7, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room C

Mission Service Committee (B)

Saturday, March 7, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Room B

BOOM Executive Team (B)

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

LDMFA Zoom Meeting

Tuesday, March 10, 2020 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

RCA Full Board of Directors (B)

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

CCEMO (B)

Thursday, March 12, 2020 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM

CLM Training (C)

Monday, March 16, 2020 to Friday, March 20, 2020
Location: Conference Office Room C

Extended Cabinet Meeting (B)

Tuesday, March 17, 2020 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Appointive Cabinet Meeting (B)

Wednesday, March 18, 2020 to Friday, March 20, 2020

Lay Leadership Committee ZOOM Meetings

Friday, March 20, 2020 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: Zoom
Lay Leadership Committee Meets monthly by Zoom. The Committee will plan two face to face meetings per conference year.

Connecting Neighbors (C)

Saturday, March 21, 2020 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room C

Episcopacy Committee Meeting

Saturday, March 21, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Clergy Spouse Spiritual Renewal Retreat

Friday, March 27, 2020 4:00 PM to Sunday, March 29, 2020 at 12:01 PM
California Nevada Conference Clergy Spouse Spiritual Renewal Retreat weekend for spouses of active and retired clergy, pastors, missionary, diaconal ministers or CLM. Rev. Dave Thompson will be leading the event entitled, "Fruits of the Spirit." The ...

Filipino American Ministry Caucus (B)

Saturday, March 28, 2020 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Los Rios District Union Meeting & Los Rios Bldgs/Location Committee Meeting (A)

Saturday, March 28, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room A
Los Rios District Union Meeting 10 AM - 2 PM Los Rios Bldgs/Location Committee Meeting 2 PM - 4 PM

UMVIM Team Leader Training

Saturday, April 4, 2020
The Mission Volunteer Team Leader training teaches you how to create and lead small groups of volunteers, create hands-on ministry projects, facilitate a powerful spiritual journey and host team projects that transform individuals and make a ...
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VIM Team Leader Training (C)

Saturday, April 4, 2020
Location: CA-NV Annual Conference
The Mission Volunteer Team Leader training teaches you how to create and lead small groups of volunteers, create hands-on ministry projects, facilitate a powerful spiritual journey and host team projects that transform individuals and make a ...

Core Team (B)

Saturday, April 4, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

OFFICE CLOSED GOOD FRIDAY

Friday, April 10, 2020
Office Closed Good Friday

BOOM Executive Team (C)

Tuesday, April 14, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room C

Lay Church Planter's Meeting (B)

Saturday, April 18, 2020

CLM Training (C)

Monday, April 20, 2020 to Friday, April 24, 2020
Location: Conference Office Room C
Training on 04/20/2020-04/24/2020 Will be held in Conference Room C

Lay Leadership Committee ZOOM Meetings

Monday, April 20, 2020 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: Zoom
Lay Leadership Committee Meets monthly by Zoom. The Committee will plan two face to face meetings per conference year.

Extended Cabinet Meeting (B)

Tuesday, April 21, 2020 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Conference Staff Worship (C)

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 9:00 AM
Location: Conference Office Room C

Extended Cabinet Meeting (B)

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Appointive Cabinet Meeting (B)

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Conference Office

The Art of Hospitality

Thursday, April 23, 2020 to Friday, April 24, 2020
Location: Church of the Resurrection
The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection will host The Art of Hospitality Conference April 23 – 24, 2020. The conference takes place at Church of the Resurrection’s Leawood, KS Campus and focuses on the ministry of welcome and intentional ...
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Appointive Cabinet Meeting (B)

Thursday, April 23, 2020 to Friday, April 24, 2020
Location: Conference Office

CA-UMW Group (B)

Saturday, April 25, 2020 to Sunday, April 26, 2020
Location: Conference Office Room B

CA-NV Conference UMW Social Action Event

Saturday, April 25, 2020 9:15 AM to 3:45 PM
Location: Sacramento Japanese UMC
Theme: Interrupting the Cradle to Prison Pipeline: Part 2 This is event is open to all. We have scholarships available especially for youth and young adults and others available for the general population. We will have Bible study in the morning and ...

General Conference 2020

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 to Friday, May 15, 2020
Location: Minneapolis Convention Center
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LDMFA Zoom Meeting

Tuesday, May 12, 2020 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

OFFICE CLOSED @ 12:00PM

Friday, May 22, 2020

OFFICE CLOSED MEMORIAL DAY

Monday, May 25, 2020
Office closed for Memorial Day

Extended Cabinet Meeting (B)

Tuesday, May 26, 2020 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

ACS Meeting (B)

Wednesday, May 27, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Los Rios District Union Meeting & Los Rios Bldgs/Location Committee Meeting (A)

Saturday, May 30, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room A
Los Rios District Union Meeting 10 AM - 2 PM Los Rios Bldgs/Location Committee Meeting 2 PM - 4PM

Appointive Cabinet Meeting (B)

Thursday, June 4, 2020 to Friday, June 5, 2020
Location: Conference Office Room B

BOOM Executive Team (B)

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room B

Annual Conference Session

Friday, June 12, 2020 to Monday, June 15, 2020
Location: Double Tree Hotel Modesto
More information to come soon!

SPRC Training for EM360 (C)

Saturday, June 20, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room C

CA-UMW Group (B)

Saturday, July 11, 2020 to Sunday, July 12, 2020
Location: Conference Office Room B

LDMFA Zoom Meeting

Tuesday, July 14, 2020 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Western Jurisdictional Conference 2020

Wednesday, July 15, 2020 to Saturday, July 18, 2020
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Core Team (B)

Saturday, August 15, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

EM360 Companion Training (B)

Tuesday, September 1, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Center Room B

Called to Wholeness: EM360 Process (A, B, C)

Wednesday, September 2, 2020 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Conference Office Room A, B, C

OFFICE CLOSED @ 12:00PM

Friday, September 4, 2020
Office closed at 12:00PM

OFFICED CLOSED LABOR DAY

Monday, September 7, 2020
Office Closed Labor Day Holiday

LDMFA Zoom Meeting

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

Disaster Training (C)

Saturday, September 26, 2020
Location: Conference Office Room C

Core Team (B)

Saturday, October 3, 2020 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

LDMFA Zoom Meeting

Tuesday, November 10, 2020 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

OFFICE CLOSED VETERAN'S DAY

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Office closed Veteran's Day

OFFICE CLOSED @ 12:00PM

Wednesday, November 25, 2020
Office closed at 12:00PM

OFFICE CLOSED THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY

Thursday, November 26, 2020 to Friday, November 27, 2020
Office closed for Thanksgiving

OFFICE CLOSED FOR CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY

Wednesday, December 23, 2020 to Tuesday, December 25, 2018
Office closed for Christmas

OFFICE CLOSED NEW YEAR'S HOLIDAY

Thursday, December 31, 2020 to Friday, January 1, 2021
Office Closed Christmas Holiday

LDMFA Zoom Meeting

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

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