The first two Parish Life Conferences (or PLCs) for the Antiochian Archdiocese have kicked off the summer PLC season with a splash! From June 11-14 in San Antonio, Texas, host parish St. Ephraim the Syrian Antiochian Church is overseeing a lineup of events  for attendees from the Diocese of Wichita, including talks by Keynote Speaker Sister Vassa Larin, as well as excursions to local attractions such as the River Walk and Sea World San Antonio. Also enjoying water access are the faithful of the Diocese of Miami, who are being hosted  on June 11-15 by the St. George Antiochian Orthodox Church of Orlando at the Crown Plaza Hotel, with its proximity to lakes and the Atlantic coast.
Next up in the PLC queue is the Diocese of Worcester, where clergy and laity will gather in Plymouth, MA  at the Radisson Hotel Plymouth Harbor to enjoy water views and fellowship on June 19-22.
The remaining PLCs are as follows; to find complete information, visit Conventions and Conference Planning .
- Diocese of Toledo, June 25-29
- Dioceses of Los Angeles and Eagle River, July 2-6
- Dioceses of Charleston and New York, July 2-6
- Diocese of Ottawa, July 3-6
Video from the 2014 DOWAMA Parish Life Conference: