Bishop Ward describes the agenda for five gatherings to discuss the work of the Commission on a Way Forward and proposals going to the February 2019 General Conference.
We are excited to announce that we have set the dates for our 2019 Youth Events. More details with themes and descriptions will be announced at a later time. Please mark your calendars for the following: ACS – July 22-27, 2019 Appalachian Trail Hike – TBD Breakaway – June 24-29, 2019 CYC Retreat – August 9-11, 2019 Global Vision… Continue Reading→
Immigration Advocacy: What this Article is. For the next several months, we as the NCC Task Force on Immigration will be writing and sending out tangible ways that you can be in advocacy for your immigrant neighbors, right where you live. At best, we feel the urge to be advocates, and we charge headlong into… Continue Reading→
During the Celebration of Laity Ministries at Annual Conference 2018, we highlighted a unique ministry in each district. Watch this video to find out more about Yahweh Yoga at Concord UMC in Roxboro.
During the Celebration of Laity Ministries at Annual Conference 2018, we highlighted a unique ministry in each district. Watch this video to hear about Asbury UMC’s Summer Feeding Program.
It is not too late to collect eyeglasses for Liberia! Sometimes people leave glasses they no longer need with their eye doctors. Please give your doctor a call and ask if they happen to have any glasses they would like to donate to our neighbors at Ganta Mission Station. And don’t forget to look through… Continue Reading→
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 12, 2018 WASHINGTON – The Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church is asking the Judicial Council for declaratory decisions… Continue Reading→
The Courage Conference exists to be a refuge for survivors, to educate and empower advocates, and create the conditions where this movement for change can become a Justice Generation that recognizes and resists abuse everywhere. Now in its third year, this annual gathering of abuse survivors, advocates, and those who love them is an event uniquely… Continue Reading→
The regional gatherings to discuss the Way Forward will be held as scheduled. The material is not translated and released worldwide due to logistical realities. However, Bishop Ward and Delegation members are prepared to share what is before the 2019 Special Session is the General Conference. Gatherings Schedule: Sunday, July 15, 3 pm, St Luke,… Continue Reading→
Join the NC Conference Media Center’s Study Harder Challenge! Your group is invited to expand your circle of influence and try something new by studying resources that apply any of 12 characteristics that will help you think outside the box. Read more about the Study Harder Challenge and download your worksheet. Challenge: UMC-Endorsed How do you… Continue Reading→