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Mail 6210 HWY 39 N
Meridian, MS 39305
Location 6210 HWY 39 N
Meridian, MS 39305
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Monday - Thursday       9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Friday      CLOSED

UMAMN 50th Anniversary Assembly

UMAMN 50th Anniversary Assembly
Wednesday, October 5, 2022 to Friday, October 7, 2022

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Celebrate, worship and learn about ministries that have been working to eradicate poverty in the Appalachia region for the past 50 years!

About this event


The Goals of the United Methodist Appalachian Ministry Network are

to support ministries that address systemic causes of poverty and other social issues in Appalachia. (General Church Focus Area (GCFA): Engaging in ministry with the poor.) To provide education and training for ministries and local church leaders, lay and clergy, in an Appalachian context. (GCFA: Developing principled Christian leaders for the church and the world.) To provide education and awareness for advocacy on issues that impact Appalachia. (GCFA: Stamping out killer diseases by improving health globally.)

Tentative Assembly Schedule

  • Registration Fee is separate from lodging fee.
  • All services, meals, and sessions are included with full registration*
  • You may choose to only attend the Gala dinner.


Wednesday 10/5/22 - 12-noon registration and check-in

1 p.m. - 4 p.m. - Registration, Meet and Greet and Recreation - Haller Shelter House at Oglebay

4 - 6 p.m. Dinner - Haller Shelter House at Oglebay

7 p.m. Opening Worship Service - Alleghany Room - Oglebay

Bishop Thomas J. Bickerton, New York Annual Conference


Thursday 10/6/22

Breakfast* - Alleghany Room Oglebay

Devotions and Announcements

Travel to House of the Carpenter


6 p.m. Gala Dinner* - Location TBD

Bishop Cynthia Moore - KoiKoi, Western PA Conference


Friday 10/7/22 - Registered Participants Only


Workshops* Topics include: Dismantling Racism, Addressing Poverty: Jobs and Training, Grant Writing, and more

Closing Service



Cottages are booked by the bedroom, not the person. Cottages have multiple shared bathrooms with tub/shower, kitchen, and living room areas. Chose Rustic or Deluxe Style - Pricing is for the bedroom inside the cottage, you can select the number and bed size based on how many you would like in your room. 

Lodge Rooms are inside the main building hotel style.


You can contact us if you have questions or special requests. 740.424.6967