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CLERGY AND LAY: Student Loan Forgiveness Program Expanded

Effective July 1, 2021, eligibility rules for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program have been changed. This change creates a new opportunity for clergy members and other employees of not-for-profit organizations engaged in faith-based work to potentially have certain student loans forgiven under the PSLF Program. The PSLF Program is administered by the U.S. Department... Continue Reading→

Pray with the NC Conference in August

I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people.” – 1 Timothy 2:1 You are invited to join your hearts together across our North Carolina Conference connection as we share in daily prayer during August. You will see on the calendar below a prompt for each day –... Continue Reading→
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6 New DVD Studies for Fall 2021

We’re in mid-Summer, so it’s a good time to start thinking about what your small groups will study in the Fall. There are six new video-based studies that will be published soon. Request one for your group now, and we will mail it to you when it is available. The One The One: Reaching the... Continue Reading→

ACS Celebrates 70 Years

ACS (Annual Conference Session for youth) celebrated its 70th anniversary recently. The event, a parallel of the Annual Conference gathering held every year for clergy and laity, is a week-long youth event for senior high youth of the North Carolina Conference. For 70 years, youth have gathered for worship, fellowship, and mission in places like... Continue Reading→

Apportionments Workshop August 26, 2021

The Treasurer’s Office will hold an online workshop on Thursday, August 26, 2021, from 11:00 to noon on connectional giving and apportionment calculations.  Apportionment reports were emailed to pastors in July. We will review the reports and discuss how information is gathered, apportionments are calculated, and funding is used for ministry.  Please register for this... Continue Reading→

Early Response Team Training for Islamic Relief USA

NC Conference Disaster Ministries and Islamic Relief USA (IRUSA) developed a partnership following Hurricane Matthew in 2016. Several teams from IRUSA volunteered in eastern North Carolina to assist with recovery and relief efforts. In October 2019, Disaster Ministries met with IRUSA in Alexandria, VA, to discuss how we could work with IRUSA’s disaster relief programs... Continue Reading→

No Man Left Behind

Man in the Mirror Ministries presents: “NO MAN LEFT BEHIND” Simulcast at 2 NC Locations Hello MEN of the NC Conference UM Church, It’s still a little crazy when it comes to getting together in groups and especially when COVID cases begin ticking upward. However, on August 21 there will be an (8 am –... Continue Reading→

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