The Annual J. F. Wertz Oratorical Contest and Awards
This 2020 Annual Spring Institute programming and class sessions are postponed due to COVID-19.
Due to the COVID-19, the Mid-Year Session and Executive Board meeting are postponed. The Union scheduled for March 28, 2020, is canceled. The next scheduled Union session is planned for May 30, 2020.
Pastoral Anniversaries, Church Anniversaries, Ordination Service
This Annual Association Oratorical Contest provides young people with an opportunity to develop and receive recognition for their public speaking skills. Contestants are judged based on a set of criteria that measures their demonstration of intellectual thinking and positive expression in an original written and oral presentation of the annual theme. Scholarships are awarded to the contestants with the highest scores. For the Association, this Oratorical Contest is held annually during the Spring Institute Sessions. Additional information is available at WMBA 2020 J. F. Wertz.