The registration forms for the upcoming National Japanese American United Methodist Clergy Lay/Clergy Con‐ vocation to be held on the weekend of October 18‐20 are now available. This Convocation is coming up quickly and the registration forms and fees must be submitted by the September 29th deadline. Please log onto the registration link: http://bit.ly/njaumc‐reg2019 for more detailed information.
The NJAUMC Lay/Clergy Convocation will take place at Faith UMC in Torrance, CA. Youth, Adults, Japanese and English speaking church members are all encouraged to attend and programming will be designed specifically for these age and language groupings.
Besides workshops and conversations around the journey of ministry of our historical Japanese American UM churches and its future, we will also be honoring our three Japanese American Bishops (Bishop Grant Hagiya, Bishop Bob Hoshibata, and Bishop Roy Sano) at a banquet on Saturday night Oct. 19th.
Please submit your registration forms and fees to the registrar listed on the registration form materials. The registration material can be found on our information table in the Fellowship Hall, the narthex or in the office. If you call email or call Rev. Keith Inouye (KInouye27@aol.com or cell phone (408) 355‐0837, he can send you digital copies of all the materials. Please book your own hotel accommodations from the hotels listed along with your flight arrangements. Also let Rev. Keith know that you plan to attend the Lay/Clergy Convocation so that we might be able to do some possible coordination of our church’s delegation such as airport pick up times, etc. Thank you!
Rev. Keith Inouye (408) 355‐0837 cell