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Lake Junaluska Singers selected to perform at the 2012 United Methodist General Conference 

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INFUSE Ski retreats offer worship, fun
Ski at Lake Junaluska
Ministries with Young People (MYP) at Lake Junaluska presents its annual youth ski retreats, INFUSE, where youth will have opportunities to worship, ski and grow in their faith together in the mountains of western North Carolina. Ski weekends run between December 29, 2011 and February 20, 2012.

"It is our mission to inspire and transform youth through Christ's message, and our retreats also provide youth with exciting opportunities to combine worship with a memorable ski experience," said Rev. Carolyn Poling, Director of MYP at Lake Junaluska. READ MORE
Peace Conference November 13Peace

November 13 - 15, 2011

Rabbi Mordechai Liebling, Director of the Social Justice Organizing Program at Reconstructionist Rabbinical College; Dr. Ellen Marshall -Professor of Ethics, Candler School of Theology; and Dr. Ebrahim Moosa - Professor of Religion and Islamic Studies, Duke University will present an Interfaith Panel entitled:"Our Sacred Texts and Traditions Speak to Us in Regard to Peace Justice and Economics." The 2011 Lake Junaluska Peace Conference, "Poverty Abundance, and Peace: Seeking Economic Justice for All God's Children," features Senator George McGovern, Rev. David Beckmann of Bread for the World, and Methodist Bishop Nkulu Ntanda Ntabmo. READ MORE or REGISTER NOW.


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Thanksgiving at Lake Junaluska

Fall 2011Thanksgiving is a time to gather with your family and friends for fellowship and a sumptuous meal. If you would like to spend the day enjoying the festivities instead of in the kitchen, then come celebrate Thanksgiving at beautiful Lake Junaluska and let our staff handle the details!  Thanksgiving packages are available. READ MORE or see our FULL MENU

Appalachian Christmas, an Advent tradition  December 9 -11  

Lake Junaluska Singers Candelight performanceFor 21 years, Ann Seddon and members of Greene Memorial United Methodist Church in Roanoke, VA, have journeyed to Lake Junaluska to celebrate the Christmas season. For Seddon and her friends, the winter trips to Lake Junaluska are times to enjoy the beauty of the mountains and celebrate Christmas traditions.

Since 2000, the Lake Junaluska Singers and other artists and comedians, such as the Cockman Family, Ricky Skaggs, and Doc Watson, have provided seasonal entertainment, shining on the stage of Stuart Auditorium. Seddon and her church group have celebrated Appalachian Christmas every year since it first began.

"We always stay at the Lambuth Inn because of the beautiful decorations there," said Seddon. "We learned to book our stay early so we could stay there and enjoy them."

For Seddon and members of Greene Memorial UMC, Appalachian Christmas at Lake Junaluska is a time to celebrate established traditions. READ MORE 

SEJ Student Movement
December 16-18
A gathering of college students from all over the Southeastern Jurisdiction for worship, leadership & growth. Our theme is"Revolution, Evolution, Triumph: Don't make a resolution; start a REVOLUTION!" Join with your fellow students as they seek God's guidance & transformation for their lives. Participants will be packaging meals to help children in need all over the world. Rev. Bridgette Young, Assistant General Secretary for Campus Ministry with the GBHEM, will provide leadership while Eddie Willis will provide worship music. READ MORE 
Lake Junaluska Upcoming Events
Full calendar of events can be found at 
November - February 2012

Nov. 4 - 6          Confirmation Retreat 5
Nov. 7 - 9          Experiencing the World of the Bible I
Nov. 9 - 11        Experiencing the World of the Bible II
Nov. 13 - 15      Lake Junaluska Peace Conference
November 25     Thanksgiving at Lake Junaluska
Nov. 29 - Dec. 2  Christmas at Lambuth
December 1       Krismart Fashion Show
December 9 -10 Appalachian Christmas
December 16-18 SEJ Student Movement Retreat
December 29 - January 1  INFUSE Youth Ski Retreat 1
January 17 - 20  Cabinet Consultation
January 6-8        INFUSE Youth Ski Retreat II
January 13 - 16   INFUSE Youth Ski Retreat III
January 27 - 29   INFUSE Youth Ski Retreat IV
February 3 - 5     INFUSE Youth Ski Retreat V
February 10 - 12  INFUSE Youth Ski Retreat VI
February 17 - 20  INFUSE Youth Ski Retreat VII
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Lake Junaluska, North Carolina 28745

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