Monday, November 13, 2017 to Wednesday, November 15, 2017

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revitup! is an energizing and educational event for young clergy ages 39 and under that strengthens personal, financial and leadership skills in order to sustain a lifetime in ministry. This year’s event is in Pensacola Beach, Florida – November 13-15, 2017. This year, nearly all of your expenses to attend may be covered!

Alabama-West Florida Conference dollars available!

You may receive $130.00 plus mileage reimbursement to attend revitup!  Submit a copy of the CEU certificate provided by Wespath Benefits and Investments plus your mileage reimbursement request to Frank Dunnewind or BeLinda Carnegie at the conference office within ten (10) business days following the event. 

PLUS . . .scholarships are available!

The UMC Initiative to Address Economic Challenges Facing Pastoral Leaders is offering a limited number of scholarships for first-time attendees of revitup! These scholarships are provided through a Lilly Endowment grant which seeks to strengthen personal and congregational financial stewardship leadership. The opportunity includes complimentary registration and two nights at the host hotel if the recipient agrees to the following requirements:
-Participate in an online survey and
-Complete the EY (Ernst Young) financial assessment survey prior to attending the event in November.

These two steps will also confirm your eligibility for other support and/or incentives after the conclusion of this event.

If you are interested in receiving a scholarship to attend revitup! and agree to the requirements, utilize the code provided during the registration process. For questions, contact Renee Smith-Edmondson, Manager of Meetings and Events at or Bonnie Marden, UMC Lilly Endowment Grant Project Manager at

Caring for Kids program at revitup!

New this year! Onsite childcare will be provided so you can get away to learn and be inspired and your child(ren) will have a great time, too. Childcare will be provided by a licensed, fully-insured, background-checked, uniformed and CPR & First Aid certified team. Hours of service will be during the day while classes are in session. Age-appropriate activities, games, toys and snacks will be provided. Childcare will not be provided in the evening or during meals. The cost for childcare at revitup! this year is complimentary.=

If you wish to bring your family along to revitup!, register your child(ren) to attend the Caring for Kids program during the registration process.  

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On the revitup! website, you can register to attend, but also “like” our facebook page so your followers can learn more about this event, too. Also attached is a promo for revitup! Please post on your social media pages, online newsletters or websites with a quick link to the revitup! event information and registration. Help us spread the word. J