The United States National Conference (Community of Christ) has been postponed. It will now be held in conjunction with the next World Conference, which will be held April 13–18, 2013. The USA National Conference will be held April 19–21, 2013. Both events will be held in Independence, Missouri.
Suggestions on how to prepare can be found at http://www.CofChrist.org/USAConf/prepare.asp.
GALA again took on the responsibility of providing flowers for the planters at Community of Christ Temple in Independence. In addition, they also brightened the lawn of Heritage Plaza.
Members of the Board met in Ohio in May to review the stories that have been submitted for the new book. It looks like there will be approximately 30 stories, primarily from folks who have stayed engaged with Community of Christ.