Bishop Ward and Dr. Jerusha Neal talk about the Preaching WELL event, which offered clergy a time for reflection and learning.
Amazing Pace members: The reward cards for the first quarter of 2019 have been shipped and should be arriving around Tuesday, May 28. We appreciate your patience and Visa is working to resolve their processing delays.
On Wednesday morning of Annual Conference 2019, the Special Offering is for the Youth Storm Response. Please give generously! On September 22, 2018, Bishop Hope Morgan Ward joined youth from across the districts gathered at the bi-annual Conference Council on Youth Ministries (CCYM) meeting. She delivered a strong challenge to our youth to consider how… Continue Reading→
On Friday morning of Annual Conference 2019, the Special Offering is for Rotifunk Hospital in Sierra Leone. Following is an article by Amy Sessions, a board member and two-time visitor to Sierra Leone. Please give generously! Prior to my first Mission of Hope Rotifunk experience in August 2017, I had for years felt a desire,… Continue Reading→
Patrick Murphy, Pastor of Discipleship at Front Street UMC, joins Aaron and Laura to discuss J.R.R. Tolkien and his great work The Lord of the Rings. They discuss Tolkien’s life of trauma and friendship and what Tolkien’s work of fantasy has to teach Christians about fellowship, power, and courage in the most unlikely places.
Is your church getting a new pastor? Are you moving to a new appointment? Use these books and DVDs to help make a successful transition for you, your church, and your family. Almost There: Searching for Home in a Life on the Move by Bekah DiFelice DiFelice is a military wife who invites us to… Continue Reading→
Harriett Jane Olson, the chief executive officer of the United Methodist Women’s national administrative and policymaking arm, is joining us this year. Ms. Olson will be speaking during the Celebration of United Methodist Mission on Wednesday evening and the Celebration of Laity Ministries on Friday afternoon. She will also lead a Breakout Session entitled “Women… Continue Reading→
After Priscilla Smith’s home was damaged in not one, but two storms, it took hundreds of hands to give her a safe new dwelling. Volunteers will be needed for the next year and a half to help put others back into their homes. Call the Disaster Call Center — 888-440-9167 — to volunteer your time…. Continue Reading→
revitup! and the Clergy Benefits Academy are coming up later this year. Click here to see a video with more information about these events! revitup!October 28-30, 2019 Baltimore, Maryland Clergy Benefits AcademyNovember 11-13, 2019 Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Does your small group take a break over the summer? Why not meet together in a book club format? You could schedule a more social meeting where you discuss one of these great summer reads. If you are already part of a book club or looking to start one, consider one of these titles to… Continue Reading→