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Diocesan Convention 2024

The 190th Convention of the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan

will take place October 18/19, 2024

at The Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi (In-person)

Located at: 46100 Grand River Ave, Novi, MI 48374

Call To Convention!

Nativity of St. John’s the Baptist, 2024

Dear Friends in Christ,

On behalf of our bishop, the Rt. Rev. Dr. Bonnie A. Perry, I am pleased to announce that the 190th Convention of the Diocese of Michigan will take place at the Suburban Collection Showplace, Novi, Michigan:

October 18/19, 2024

All the available documents and forms for convention can be found below. Please share this information with your convention delegates and all members of your congregation.

Also consider serving on or nominating someone for one of the diocesan committees and commissions in the upcoming year. We’ve included the “Description of Offices Open for Nomination,” below so you may discern if your gifts or those of someone you know are a match for being a leader in our diocese. You may access the nomination form here. You can pass along someone’s name to the nominating committee by emailing the chairs who are:

Greg Wortley gwortley@cmhliv.org

The Rev. Gerardo Aponte Safe gaponte-safe@stjohnro.org

Feel free to reach out to them with any questions.

More details will be coming to your inbox soon. Please contact me at secretaryofconvention@edomi.org, or the Rev. Canon Ellen Ekevag, Canon for Congregational Development and Transitions eekevag@edomi.org  if you have any questions.

I look forward to seeing you in October!

The Rev’d Canon W. Richard Hamlin, Ph.D.
Secretary of Convention

Convention Documents & Information

The 190th Convention of the Diocese of Michigan

October 18/19, 2024

In-person at The Suburban Collection Showplace Center, Novi

 

Convention Documents & Information:
·   Convention Timeline

·   Description of Offices Open for Nomination

·   Nomination Form

·   Certification of Lay Delegates Form

·   Proposed Resolution Form

Overnight Rooms at the Hyatt Place, Novi:  The Saturday in-person session will begin in the morning at 9:30 a.m. For convenience, rooms are available on Friday night for anyone who wants to stay in the hotel, instead of making the drive to Novi on Saturday morning.

To make a reservation by phone, call 1-800-233-1234.  Reservations may also be made by logging on to: Hyatt Place Novi

  • ·   Use the Group Code: G-EPIA to receive your discounted group rate of $150.00

All reservations must be accompanied by a first night room deposit or guaranteed with a major credit card. Cancellations must be received a minimum of (72) hours prior to arrival for a full refund. Cancellations received less than (72) hours prior to arrival will forfeit one (1) night and tax.

Reservations by attendees must be received on or before October 1, 2024. Please reserve your rooms early. The block of rooms will sell out.

Questions regarding diocesan convention can be addressed to:
The Rev. Dr. W. Richard Hamlin, Secretary of Convention: secretaryofconvention@edomi.org
or The Rev. Canon Ellen Ekevag, Canon for Congregational Development and Transitions: eekevag@edomi.org