The 2020 Chicago Annual Conference Virtual Experience is presented to you by:
Bishop John F. White - Presiding Prelate
Mrs. Penny H. White - Episcopal Supervisor
The Rev. Walter Bauldrick, Sr. Host Presiding Elder
The Rev. J. Leon Thorn, Presiding Elder, Milwaukee District
The Rev. Robert Brumfield, Presiding Elder,
The Rev. Stacey Smith, Presiding Elder,
St. Paul/Minneapolis District
The Annual Sermon
The Reverend Joseph Barring
St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church
Welcome to the Chicago Annual Conference Virtual Experience!
Thank you for joining us for the 4th Episcopal District of the African Methodist Episcopal Church's series of Annual Conferences! We're blessed to have the opportunity to provide you with resources to empower you to enjoy this Virtual Annual Conference experience from wherever you are! Our team is working diligently to keep you up-to-date with information that will offer you the best virtual conference we could present! In this space, you'll find downloadable documents, web-links, giving gateways, social media connections, our live streaming platform and much much more! We pray that this experience is enjoyable!
Conference Itinerary At-A-Glance
Wednesday, September 30th
WMS, WIM, & Lay
Thurs-Fri, October 1st-2nd
Saturday, October 3rd
Rev. Walter Bauldrick, Sr.
Host Presiding Elder
2020 Chicago Annual Conference | Full Itinerary
Wednesday, September 30, 2020
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon
Women’s Missionary Society Convention
Mrs. Penny H. White, Supervisor - Presiding
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Women In Ministry Meeting
Annual Conference Coordinator - Presiding
Presiding Elders and Conference Finance Committee
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Conference Lay Organization Conference
Branch President - Presiding
Thursday, October 1, 2020
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.
Opening Worship Service - The Annual Sermon
Business Session I Bishop John F. White
Call to Order
Organization of Annual Conference
Election of Conference Officers
Approval of the Agenda
Presiding Elder Summary Reports Presiding Elder
10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Intermission/Break
11:00 a.m. – 12 Noon
Report of the Board of Examiners
12:00 Noon – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Committee Reports (As determined by the Bishop)
Friday, October 2, 2020
9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Business Session III
11:00 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. Intermission/Break
Saturday, October 3, 2020
8:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon
Young People’s Department Activity YPD Director, YPD President - Presiding