Bishop Ward ushers us into the charge conference season, encouraging generous and faithful giving to help teachers, in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, replenish their classrooms for productive learning.
See past New Room Society Posts and Give Online My name is: Rafael Martinez My city of birth is: Manzanillo, Cuba My favorite John Wesley Quote: “I look upon the world as my parish…” – Journal, June 11, 1739 What are you called to create? The increase of the Hispanic population in our area is… Continue Reading→
Project AGAPE, a collaborative effort of the North Carolina and Western North Carolina Conferences and the Armenian Apostolic Church, celebrates 25 years of mission partnership. Read the letter shared during the celebration in Armenia from Bishops Hope Morgan Ward and Paul L. Leeland. Dear friends in Christ, Grace, peace and joy to you in the name… Continue Reading→
MDLive is offering free telemedicine consultations to anyone impacted by Hurricane Michael through October 24. Residents in impacted areas can call the dedicated MDLIVE hotline at 888-959-9516. Callers must provide the code MICHAEL18 to schedule initial consultations. MDLive treats over 50 non-emergency medical conditions like colds, allergies, and sinus infections. More details can be found on the MDLive website… Continue Reading→
With the approach of Hurricane Michael, the NC Conference office building will be closed on Thursday, October 11. Make sure you read our article 5 Ways to Prepare for a Hurricane and, if you have any damage from the storm in your community, contact your District Disaster Coordinator as soon as possible.
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 we would respond with generosity to our sisters and brothers in need following Hurricane Florence. Bishop Ward challenged the… Continue Reading→
St. Simons Island, Ga.: Meeting October 4-5, 2018 in St. Simons Island, Ga., the Commission on the General Conference adopted a plan for the legislative structure of the Special Session of the 2019 General Conference. The Commission on the General Conference has determined by a unanimous vote that there will be only one legislative committee—to… Continue Reading→
Ann Street UMC in Beaufort survived the ravages of Hurricane Florence fairly well but are now set up as a hub for the people “Down East” to get food, supplies, and assistance.
Veterans Day is coming up on November 11th. The Media Center has six resources for church work with military service members and their families. The resources include: Pastoral care training for working with veterans who suffer with PTSD DVDs for youth and children whose parents have been deployed Devotional books on faith in times of… Continue Reading→
See past New Room Society Posts and Give Online Resurrection People By Rev. Dr. Marty Cauley Christians love Easter. I mean why not? There are fresh flowers, signs of rebirth, and celebratory hymns sung loudly in full churches. However, I’ve noticed that very few of these worshippers attend the Good Friday services that were just… Continue Reading→