UMCD National Meeting, July 2016


A national gathering of the United Methodist Congress of the Deaf took place in in St. Paul, Minnesota at St. Catherine University, July 21-24, 2016. Our hosts were the Evangelical Lutheran Association of the Deaf (ELDA), who arranged to share their conference with us and the Episcopal Conference of the Deaf (ECD).

group sitting in chairs in a room, discussing business, a wallboard has many notes

Also, we will be presenting two awards in Excellence in Evangelism and Mission: The Philip Hasenstab Award (to an individual) and The Daniel Moylan Award (to a church).

group standing in front of an older church wall

three women: Bishop Peggy Johnson, Michelle Menefee, and Carol Stevens, sitting together