Bishop and Mrs. Kenneth W. Carter and the Sixth Episcopal District will host the Sixteenth Quadrennial Connectional Lay Institute and the Sixth Annual CME Unity Summit scheduled August 19-24 , 2017 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis located at 263 Peachtree Center Avenue in Atlanta, GA. 

The Connectional Lay Institute is scheduled for Saturday, August 19, 2017 through Monday, August 21, 2017.  The Unity Summit is scheduled Monday, August 21, 2017 through Thursday, August 24, 2017.  The General Connectional Board is scheduled to meet Thursday, August 24 through Friday, August 25, 2017. 


Ticketed Events:

  •  Gospel Concert: $15.00

     CME Best (Talent Competition Entry Fee) : $25.00

     Commission on Women in the Ministry Prayer Breakfast: $40.00


The hotel room rate is $129 plus tax per night. The deadline date to reserve a hotel room is Saturday, July 15, 2017. Hurry to register online and reserve your hotel room!

Thank you for supporting the Fifth Annual CME Unity Summit!

Online Registration                    Download a Registration Form              Download the Unity Summit & Lay Institute Flyer