If you would like your church event posted on the district events page please send event information and/or flyer to centralregion@gnjumc.org. Church to church happenings are updated on the website on a regular basis and linked to the district newsletter under the Congregational Sharing section.


Capital District Clergy Picnic
Date: Tuesday, August 28
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Trinity UMC, 1985 Pennington Road, Ewing, NJ 08618

All Capital District clergy and their families are invited to enjoy a meal in fellowship with Bishop Schol. All attendees are asked to bring either a side dish or dessert item; the main course and beverages will be provided.

Please RSVP with number attending and the dish you plan to bring to Megan McKay.


Bishops Day
Date: Thursday, September 13, 2018
Location: Aldersgate UMC 568 Ryders Ln, East Brunswick, NJ 08816

Clergy session will be from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., and Laity Session from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.. More information to come. 


Stewardship Initiative – Aldersgate UMC
Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Afternoon Session (1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.)  “Individual Clergy Consultations” Clergy may choose a 45 minute private consultation in the following areas: Local Church Financial Management, Setting Up Electronic Giving, How to Handle Financial Crisis in the Church,  Strategies for Setting Up an Endowment, Preparing for a Stewardship or Capital Campaign, Clergy Personal Finance Resourcing. 

Evening Session (7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.)  – Come as a team! Pastors and Finance or Stewardship Teams come for a working session to “Finish the Year Strong Financially” In this session we will assist you in developing an action plan for the 4th quarter to end the year well.


Capital District Clergy Gathering
Date: Thursday, October, 18, 2018
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Location: Medford UMC, 2 Hartford Rd, Medford, NJ 08055

“Finishing the Year Strong Financially” Facilitator: the Rev. Dr. Ken Sloane, Director of Stewardship Ministries & Connectional Ministries at Discipleship Ministries


Super Saturday Church Conference
Date: Saturday, November 17, 2018
Location: Calvary Korean UMC 572 Ryders Ln, East Brunswick, NJ 08816

Guest Speaker: Olu Brown