Ready or not here they come! This summer the General Assembly will come back to Indianapolis on July 8 -12. We are expecting as many as 5,000 or more guests to be with us. Based on our experience in 2009, when we previously hosted, we will need as many as 1,000 volunteers in various roles to help the General Assembly succeed in gathering and energizing our church.
An organizational meeting for all who are interested in volunteering has been rescheduled for Saturday, January 28 from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Regional office, 1100 W. 42nd Street, Indianapolis. Clergy and laypersons are encouraged to attend. Long's donuts will be provided!
Various volunteer opportunities exist in areas such as: Local Area Mission; Pre-school, School-age, and Youth programs; Hospitality & Security; Guest Reception; Chapel; Pulpit Supply; Green Room; Pre-registration & Communication; Music; Ushers: Communion & Diaconate.
All who volunteer will have opportunity to register for the General Assembly at a discounted rate. Discount codes will be given out on January 14 at our gathering.
You can discover more about the General Assembly at this website.
Come join us on January 14 as we begin our preparation to welcome our Disciples sisters and brothers to our Region.