August 23, 2018
Bishop Laurie along with General Conference Delegates will be visiting each district beginning in September. They will be present to worship, answer questions, and be in dialogue together around the pros and cons of each of the three COWF plans. Mark your calendars for the upcoming dates in your district.

Southeast, September 23,
Washington  – 1:30 - 3:00 pm

East Central, September 23,
Cedar Rapids, Salem – 4:30 – 6:00 pm

South Central, October 7,
Knoxville, First - 2:30 – 4:00 pm

Southwest, October 8, – TBD

North Central, October 27,
Webster City, Asbury – 10:00-11:30 am                                  

Northwest, October 28,
Spencer, Grace – 2:30-4:00 pm

Northeast, November 18,
Cedar Falls, First – afternoon

Central, December 2,
Ankeny First – 2:00-3:30 pm 
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