The General Council on Finance and Administration (GCFA), in partnership with some of the largest online retailers, has built a shopping tool that provides a cash benefit for a local church, church agency, or college/university/campus ministry when you purchase through the UMCmarket. Make online purchases from Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Read more »
The December 2013 Advocate is now posted online. Read about the state of children and poverty which was discussed at the Faith Summit in Wilson on Nov. 23 and the 2013 Pilgrimage for youth held in Fayetteville. Don’t have an online subscription? It’s only $8 for a year. Subscribe today!
Jan. 9 | Webinar Directed to Stewardship teams, Finance Committee members, or Church Councils – if your work in the church deals with people’s giving, you want to start the new year off on the right foot. Presented by Ken Sloane, Director of Stewardship & Connectional Ministries, this webinar begins Read more »
The Society of St. Andrew is offering an alternative Christmas card this year to help America’s hungry families. A $12 gift donation to the Society provides about 600 servings of fresh, nutritious food. The extraordinary popularity of this program continues to grow, providing more and more servings of fresh food Read more »
The Judicial Council is given the responsibility by The United Methodist Church to ensure that the decisions of the General Conference and the Annual Conferences are sound in keeping with the constitution of The United Methodist Church. The Judicial Council of The United Methodist, during their work in late October, Read more »
Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC has notified the NC Conference that Open Enrollment must be delayed until Nov. 18. All 2014 insurance elections should be made between Nov. 18 and Dec. 18. Apologies for the inconvenience. Please refer to the Open Enrollment packet which was mailed to plan members Read more »