This year’s leader is Elaine Heath

The Rev. Dr. Elaine Heath is Professor of Missional and Pastoral Theology at Duke Divinity School. She is the author of numerous books and monographs, the most recent of which is Five Means of Grace: Experience God's Love the Wesleyan Way (2017).

Read more about her


2019 Pre-Lenten Gatherings

Each year Bishop Sudarshana Devadhar invites all New England Conference clergy to join him at a Pre-Lenten Gathering, a daylong spiritual retreat, to help clergy center and prepare for the Lenten season.

These gatherings are sponsored by the Episcopal office and the Board of Ordained Ministry.

This year’s gatherings will be 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.:

Feb. 11, 2019 - Aldersgate UMC, North Reading, MA

Feb. 12, 2019 - Lake Sunapee UMC, Sunapee, NH

Click the links to learn more and register.