THRIVE: From Languishing to Flourishing

Scripture: Deuteronomy 30:19 | John 10:10


Desert Southwest Annual Conference on June 10-11, 2022

In-Person at the Mesa Convention Center, Building C, 263 N Center St, Mesa, AZ 85201

Online via Zoom (for voting members) and live-streamed on this page (for observers)


Annual Conference Update

By Rev. Jen Lambert, Conference Secretary Greetings in the name of the Risen Christ! Bishop Grant Hagiya, in consultation with the Sessions Committee for the Desert Southwest Conference, has confirmed dates for Annual Conference 2022. Annual Conference will be held...

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The Long Journey: “She’ll Be A Great Teacher…”

By Rev. Dr. Dottie Escobedo-Frank I met her when she was about 10 years old. It was at The Inn and she was sitting at a table playing games with her two younger siblings. As they played, she naturally took on the role of a teacher, guiding her little brother and...

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Tonga Mission Offering Announced

By Billie K. Fidlin, Director of Outreach & Justice On January 15th Tonga yet again survived a historic volcanic eruption, however with much devastation. The outlying islands of Nomuka, Tungua, and Fonoifua experienced much loss and destruction following the...

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Conference Culture Task Force Update

At our 2021 Annual Conference, we passed legislation that created a Conference Culture Task Force to address the current culture of fear and harm that we have in our Annual Conference. This task force began its work in October of 2021 after the transition to our new...

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Mission Project Graphics for Local Church Use

By Billie Fidlin, Director of Outreach & Graphics At a recent Tuesday Talks meeting for local church communicators (not a member? visit https://dscumc.org/subscribe and select Communicator's Resources) a request was made for graphics to help in advertising this...

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DSC Book of Resolutions

Resolutions & Petitions of Desert Southwest Annual Conference 1985 – September 2019