AC 2018 Annual Conference Stories and Resources

This is the page to get information about the 2018 Annual Conference Session in Boise Idaho!

Legislation - See legislative items

Handbook - View or download the handbook of legislation, reports, financial information and more.

Narrative Budget - A helpful tool for sharing about conference finances.

Slides from Donna Pritchard's presentation on A Way Forward. (A PDF version of the slides)

Appointment list - The list of appointments as read at annual conference.

Nominations report - final version

Daily Proceedings - The official record of actions at the Annual Conference.

Photos - A gallery of conference photos (coming soon)

Videos to watch and share!

Hear from our Retirees

Words from the retiring class of annual conference 2018.

Wallowa Lake Land Return

The Camp and Retreat Ministries program in the Oregon-Idaho Conference is returning 1.5 acres of land to the Nez Perce nation. Hear about the transfer.

One Matters Award

Arlington and Wasco United Methodist Churches received the One Matters Award from Discipleship Ministries for their commitment to building disciples in the church and community.

Oregon-Idaho One Matters Award from Greater Northwest Episcopal Area on Vimeo.

The Story of Yuni

Yuni Rueda was the recipient of the Bishop's Award for service by a lay person. A short version of her story was shared at the annual conference session. Here's the full length version.

A young adult with deep ties to The United Methodist Church shares her story of the difference the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program has made in her life. With DACA's continuance in some jeopardy, the church – its lessons and people – have provided much comfort.

Greater Northwest Area UMC Now

Segments of this video were shown during Annual Conference

Worship Services and Plenary meetings

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Opening Worship and Episcopal Address

Click here - Then chose "watch previous worship" and select "Annual Conference Memorial Service"


Thursday, June 14, 2018

Morning Plenary Session


Commissioning Service

Click here - Then chose "watch previous worship" and select "Annual Conference Commissioning Service"


Friday, June 15, 2018

Morning Plenary Session


Afternoon Plenary Session


Evening Plenary Session


Saturday, June 16, 2018

Closing Worship and reading of appointments from the Riverside Hotel, Boise, ID. 8:30 a.m. MDT

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