aefenglommung (aefenglommung) wrote,

Still at it

I got invited to an intimate get-together with some Conference United Methodist Men types at a local leader's house. Gil and Sher Hanke (General Secretary of UMM and wife) are attending our Conference, and they were there. We had steak with all the trimmings. I felt very welcomed and included. It was nice.

This morning, Gil spoke at the UMM Breakfast. He did a great job. Meanwhile, I'm sitting up in the display area off the balcony, reading my e-mail and letting things flow by. I'm afraid Annual Conference as it is currently being done amounts to a rally to pick out the coolest bumper stickers for our coffin. Egads.

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