You are invited for the First Ever Virtual Clergy Convocation!


The 104th Clergy Convocation

Vermont Conference, UCC

Monday, Sept 14th – Tuesday, Sept 15th


“How to Stay Centered in a Time of Deep Change”

Who will be leading us?

The Convocation Planning Team is pleased to welcome: Barbara Lemmel


Barbara Lemmel is a pastor in the UMC and a PCC-certified Leadership Coach.  Since 2003 she has directed Tending the Fire, helping clergy, laity, and judicatory staff develop wise, resilient leadership in their professional and personal settings.  She has served UMC and UCC congregations in Vermont and New York, facilitated church and conference re-structuring, and offers consulting and spiritual direction to churches and pastors.  She is the Coordinator of the New England Conference Parish Consultants.  


Barbara is absolutely convinced that church can be both transformational and fun.