NB: this report is not yet complete, a reminder of our many jobs. While we work to complete it, however, we do wish to present what's available.

The United Methodist Association of Ministers 2015 meeting was held at Lovers Lane UMC in Dallas, Texas.

We began on July 28 with an evening welcoming session, led by Erid Pridmore and Evy McDonald, co-chairs. Sharon McCart of the Disability Ministries Committee then led us in a devotional.

The next morning, we began with a video that Diane Mettam sent to greet us.

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On Saturday, Laura Bratton shared with us about spiritual direction for young adults who are experiencing trauma. We explored practices such as centering prayer, gratitude journaling, and Lectio Divina. Rev. Bratton shared the following resources during her presentation:

On Sunday, August 2, Lovers Lane worship services celebrated disability awareness with Eric Pridmore and Evy McDonald preaching.