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Primetimers

An Educational and Mission Service Experience for Older Adults
A Program of the General Board of Global Ministries of The United Methodist Church
 

Primetimers experiences offer older adults opportunities for educational forums, cross-cultural exposure, faith-filled reflection, and greater exposure to the work of The United Methodist Church and the church universal.

Primetimers 2012 Is Here!

After a successful schedule of Primetimer events in 2011, the new schedule for 2012 is now available. The brochure below can be downloaded and includes information about each of the six events. It is also available for mailing to those without email access. In addition, the application can be filled in and submitted online or it may be printed and sent by mail. Information concerning the deposit is included along with deadlines and minimum participation required. We are grateful to those who agree to serve as leaders and shepherds of these events.

PDF: Portable Document FileDownload the 2012 Individual Registration Form
(for instructions, refer to page 14 of the Primetimers Book below)
PDF: Portable Document FileDownload the 2012 Primetimers Book

Primetimers – 2012

World Beat Connection – Jamaica
"It's a Wonderful World!"
Browns Town, Jamaica
Rev. Lyndy Zabel and Rev. Judy Zabel
February 11-18, 2012

London, Stratford-Upon Avon, and Oxford, England
"John and William: An Unlikely Pair "
London, England
Duane and Sandra Cady
May 6-13, 2012

Methodists, Mormons, and UMCOR
"Being Methodist in a Mormon Place"
Salt Lake City, Utah
Brian Diggs and Maiku Tukuafu
September 8-15, 2012

Come to the Waters
""Water is life. Water is baptism. Life in God requires water."
Paducah, Kentucky
Gregory Waldrop and Ann Fraley
October 12-20, 2012

Remembering - Honoring – Understanding the Gullah Geechee Culture
"Hear the Shoutin' – Listen for the Footsteps"
St. Simons Island, Georgia
Donna Chisolm and Cynthia Doehring
November 11-16, 2012
 

Primetimers contact information:

Primetimers Program
Mission Volunteers Office, GBGM
475 Riverside Dr., Suite 1400
New York, NY 10115
Toll free 1-877-882-4724, or 212-870-3825
Email: primetimers@gbgm-umc.org