Gathering of the Laity- August 7-8, 2015

May 4, 2015

The 50th Gathering of the Laity is scheduled for August 7-8, 2015 at Lake Junaluska Conference and Retreat Center in Lake Junaluska, NC. Bishop+HolstonFeatured speakers at this year's event include Bishop Jonathan Holston of the South Carolina Conference (last year's Annual Conference preacher).  He will be the keynote speaker for the Friday evening service with communion, and Saturday morning address. The laity address on Saturday morning will be given by David Michael Farmer of the Catawba Valley District. Cindy Thompson of Greensboro, the Founder of Boundless Impact and Flamebuilders, an organization that builds young adult leaders in the church, will provide the afternoon keynote address on Saturday.

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The Lake Junaluska Singers will be performing at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday afternoon, and there is an optional evening performance by storyteller Donald Davis on Saturday evening for a reduced cost. Register Now for the Gathering of the Laity More information: