December 2020
1Congregational Pastors Gathering
6Online worship with congregation (TBD)
8Congregational Pastors Gathering
Chaplains gathering
9Faith Action Network Gathering
College of Regional Ministers
10Fireside Chat (Christmas party)
13Online worship with congregation (TBD)
15Congregational Pastors Gathering
16- Jan 1Vacation
November 2020
1Online worship with congregation (TBD)
3Congregational Pastors gathering
Virtual lunch with judicatory leaders, Eastern Washington
Yakama Mission Book Study
8Online worship with congregation (TBD)
10Congregational Pastors gathering
Yakama Mission Book Study
Chaplains gathering
11Salish Sea Pastors Serving Congregations
College of Regional Ministers
12Fireside Chat
13Regional Assembly Social Hour
14Regional Assembly business session
15Regional Assembly worship
Gwinwood Annual Meeting
17Congregational Pastors gathering
Yakama Mission Book Study
19Columbia Area Clergy
20Disciples Home Missions Board
22Regional Board meeting
23-29Vacation (Thanksgiving week)
30College of Regional Ministers
October 2020
1Meeting with FCC Tacoma Leadership
Big Sky Area Clergy via Zoom
3Healthy Boundaries Basics
Healthy Boundaries Finances
4In-care committee with Candidate for Ordination
5Healthy Boundaries Basics
Healthy Boundaries – Leaving Well
Staff meeting
6Congregational Pastors Gathering
Virtual lunch with judicatory leaders, Eastern Washington
Regional Assembly Planning
Worship video recording for All Pilgrims CC, Seattle
Pastoral Relations Committee
7-8Disciples Seminary Foundation Board Meeting
7Disciples Home Missions Nominating Committee
8Fireside Chat
11In-person installation for Mitch Becker, FCC, Port Angeles, WA,
12Travel Day
13Congregational Pastors Gathering
Finance Team
Chaplains Gathering
14Seattle area Congregational Pastors gathering
Faith Action Network Judicatory Gathering
Meeting with STM reps regarding endowment funds
15Columbia Area Clergy via zoom
18TBD Online worship with congregation
26Performance Evaluation with members of Exec. Committee
27Meeting with Grand Ave Leaders, Bozeman, MT
Staff Meeting
Congregational Pastors Gathering
28Regional Minister’s gathering
30Disciples Seminary Foundation board meeting
September 2020
1Congregational Pastors Gathering
Columbia Virtual Pilgrimage Pre-Meeting
2DHM Personnel Committee
Healthy Boundary Basics
3Healthy Boundary – COVID edition
5-7 Family weekend
8Congregational Pastors Gathering
Finance Committee Meeting
Chaplains Gathering
9Healthy Boundary Basics
Regional Ministers Gathering
Healthy Boundary – Social Media
10Salish Sea Area Clergy
Fireside Chat
11-12Commission on Ministry
13Worship online with FCC Mount Vernon, WA
Regional Board
14Regional Assembly planning
Meeting with Northwest CC Leadership team
15Congregational Pastors Meeting
20In-person worship with FCC, Helena, Installation of pastor, Laura Jean Allen
21Columbia Virtual Pilgrimage
Meeting with FCC Puyallup Search Committee
22Travel day, home from Helena
23Columbia Virtual Pilgrimage
Regional Minister’s Gathering
24Columbia Virtual Pilgrimage
Conversation with DCEF representative
25Columbia Virtual Pilgrimage debrief
26Columbia Virtual Pilgrimage
In-person ordination of Karen Ferguson, Lacey, WA
28Leading online bible study for Gallatin Valley Women’s Ecumenical Bible Study (Montana)
Northwest Christian, Seattle Search Committee
29Congregational Pastor’s Gathering
August 2020
2Online worship with Central Christian, Billings, MT, and First Christian, Bremerton, WA
3Staff meeting
4Congregational Pastors Meeting
4-7Multiple meetings with pastors
9Online worship with FCC, Sumner, WA
11Congregational Pastors Meeting
Chaplains Gathering
12All Staff Meeting
Regional Ministers Gathering
13Fireside Chat
18DHM Personnel
Congregational Pastors Meeting
Meeting re: STM scholarships
19-21New Church Summit
19In-care meeting for ordination candidate
23In-person installation for Miriam Gentle, Northwest United Protestant, Richland, WA
24Congregational Pastors Meeting
Meeting with Leadership Team, Northwest Christian, Seattle
25Congregational Pastors Meeting
In-care meeting for Ordination candidate
26Regional Ministers Gathering
27Regional Assembly Planning Meeting
30Online worship with Northwest Christian, Seattle, WA
July 2020On Sabbatical all month
June 2020
1Vacation Day
21:1 Staff Meeting
Congregational Pastors Meeting
Judicatory lunch with Spokane area execs
In-care meeting with ordination candidate
7Worship with Central Christian, Great Falls, MT
In-care meeting with ordination candidate
9Congregational Pastors Meeting
DHM Nominating Committee
Chaplain's Gathering
14Worship with regional congregations (TBD)
16Congregational Pastors Meeting
21Worship with regional congregations (TBD)
23Congregational Pastors Meeting
25CRM Exec
26-27Commission on Ministry
28Worship with FCC Puyallup, WA, Lake Washington CC, Kirkland, WA
May 2020
3Worship with Central, Great Falls, MT and FCC, Olympia, WA
4Tahoma Area Clergy, CRM
5Congregational Pastors Meeting
Judicatory “lunch” with Spokane area execs
6DHM Exec. Committee
7DSF Board Meeting
Fireside Chat
10Worship with Northwest United Protestant, Richland, WA
Meeting with Journey CC, Seattle, WA
12DHM Personnel Committee
Congregational Pastors Meeting
Northern Lights Chaplains Gathering
14Salish Sea Area Clergy
DHM Exec. Committee
Fireside Chat
15Meeting with New Church Pastors
16Gwinwood Board Meeting
17Worship with FCC, Helena, MT and FCC, Anchorage, AK
XPLOR Residents Send Off
Regional Board Meeting
18DOC talks re: reopening church buildings
Montana Judicatory Execs
19Congregational Pastors Meeting
Meeting with New Church Pastors
Pastoral Relations Committee
21DHM Exec. Committee
Fireside Chat
24Family weekend
25Memorial Day (Office Closed)
26DHM Board Meeting
Congregational Pastors Meeting
All Staff Meeting
Chaplains’ Gathering
27Trauma Informed Ministry Webinar
28CRM Exec. Committee
Meeting with Country Homes Search Committee
Fireside Chat
31Worship with Central Christian, Great Falls, MT
April 2020
1Western Regions in Ministry Regional Ministers
Montana Judicatory Execs
Northern Lights Chaplains Gathering
2All Staff Meeting
Salish Sea Active Pastors
Faith Action Network Judicatory Leaders
Port Angeles Search Committee via conference call
Fireside Chat
5Worship with Central Christian, Great Falls, MT, Missiongathering, Issaquah WA, United Church, Moscow, ID
Puyallup FCC Search Committee
7Disciples Home Missions board meeting
Congregational Pastors Meeting
Spokane Judicatory “Lunch”
Earth Sunday Worship Planning Team
8Finance Team
9DHM Nominating Committee
12Worship with FCC, Helena, MT and Kennewick Christian, Kennewick, WA
14Congregational Pastors Meeting
DHM Exec Committee
15DHM Staff Meeting
Northern Lights Chaplains Gathering
16Columbia Area Pastors Gathering
Fireside Chat
19Worship with FCC Missoula, MT, FCC Mount Vernon, WA
20DHM Exec
Call with Rod Witte, Pension Fund
Northern Lights Exec Committee
21Congregational Pastors Meeting
22All Staff Meeting
MT Judicatory Execs
NBA conversation
In-care meeting with ordination candidate
23DHM Exec
CRM Exec
Fireside Chat
XPLOR Meeting
24DHM Board Meeting
26Worship with Central Christian, Kalispell, MT, FCC, Puyallup, WA, Opportunity Christian, Spokane, WA
28Congregational Pastors Meeting
Northern Lights Chaplains Gathering
30MT Clergy Spiritual Discernment Webinar
Fireside Chat
March 2020
1Worship with FCC, Puyallup
Meeting with East Side CC, Tacoma
New Church Team via Zoom
2Travel to Chicago
4Clergy Healthy Boundary Training “Train the Trainer”
7Meeting with New Church Planter, Spokane
8Worship with Journey CC, Seattle, WA
13-15Winter Retreat, Cle Elum, WA
18All Staff Meeting via Zoom
19Columbia Area Clergy via Zoom
20-21Commission on Ministry, Spokane, WA
23Executive Committee meeting via Zoom
24Pastoral Relations Committee via Zoom
29Worship with Tahoma Area congregation(TBD)
30-Apr. 1WRIM gathering, Denver, CO
February 2020
3CRM Tech Committee via Zoom
6Turner Lectures Conversation via Zoom
Staff meeting 1:1
9Worship with FCC, Olympia
Meeting with candidate for ordination
Regional Board via Zoom
10Tahoma Area clergy luncheon
11Meeting with Jerry Lang, CCF
Conference call with Grand Ave, Bozeman Elders
13Columbia River Area Clergy via Zoom
16Central Christian, Great Falls Elders via Zoom
18Call with Personnel Chair
Finance Team meeting via Zoom
19All Staff Meeting via Zoom
Winter Talk Planning meeting via Zoom
20Regional Assembly planning via Zoom
22-25General Board, Indianapolis, IN
25-27College of Regional Ministers, Indianapolis, IN
25DHM Personnel meeting via Zoom
January 2020
2Columbia Area Clergy, Spokane
6Meeting with Terrell McTyer via Zoom, XPLOR meeting, Spokane
7Regional Assembly Planning via Zoom
8Staff meeting via Zoom
Meeting with DHM Personnel via Zoom
9Salish Sea Area Clergy, Kirkland, WA
11Represent WRIM at Hartley Installation, Mesa, AZ
12Family Weekend
13Korean Convocation, Kent, WA
16Regional Assembly planning via Zoom
20Executive Committee via Zoom
21Meeting with Rosario Ibarra, DCEF
22All Staff Meeting via Zoom
23Turner Lectures Planning via Zoom
25-29Bozeman, Mt
26Worship with Grand Ave, Bozeman and meeting with leadership
27Big Sky Area clergy luncheon
28MAC Board Retreat, Bozeman
29MAC Judicatory Exec. Retreat, Bozeman