Bishop Ward talks with Beacon District Superintendent Gil Wise about his trip to Italy with the Methodist University Chorale.
Key Taylor Award nominations Rural church nominations for consideration of the Key Taylor Award are needed by May 18, 2018. Congregations can nominate themselves. For 2018, $1600.00 will be awarded. The award, sponsored through the United Methodist Foundation,… Continue Reading→
Volunteers from Trinity UMC in New Bern have worked hard to equip each and every children at Trent Park Elementary School with a set of high-quality headphones. They were presented on April 11 along with handwritten cards for each student as part of their “Sounds of Learning” initiative. Serving as the hands and feet of… Continue Reading→
You may still be upset that Cokesbury closed all of their brick-and-mortar stores, but they continue to offer the best online shopping experience for Methodists. Here’s why. 1. Cokesbury is owned by the United Methodist Publishing House. Not only are you financially supporting your church when you shop at Cokesbury.com, you are also seeing the… Continue Reading→
Many of us remember the visit last year of Quynh-Hoa Nguyen, a General Board of Global Ministries (GBGM) missionary assigned to Vietnam. Quynh visited many churches in the NC Conference in October and November 2017. The Conference Missions Team wanted to support her ministry directly on behalf of our Conference churches, so the Team sent… Continue Reading→
If you are no longer the Lay Member of your local church/charge, please notify your pastor so that he/she can make the change in the online data collection system. If you are no longer the District At-Large Lay Member, please notify your DS or ADS so that he/she can make the change in the Online… Continue Reading→
It’s that time of year friends!!! The Commission on Evangelism will be recognizing one youth, one clergy and one lay person at our annual conference in June, 2018 for the Harry Denman Award!!! The Harry Denman Evangelism Award program honors United Methodists in each annual conference whose exceptional ministry of evangelism – expressed in Word (what), Sign… Continue Reading→
If your agency/ministry of the NC Conference or The United Methodist Church would like to have a display at the Annual Conference 2018 in June, please complete the Display Request form by May 1, 2018.
Global Ministries EarthKeepers equips United Methodist laity and clergy to develop or deepen environmental initiatives in their communities. This is a great opportunity for United Methodists who: • Feel a deep sense of God’s call to care for the environment, recognize the urgency of the environmental crisis, and are ready to take bold action; •… Continue Reading→
If your group or agency is having a Special Meal at Annual Conference in Greenville, NC, June 14-16, 2018, please email details regarding the meal to Shannon Medlin at email@example.com A list of the Special Meals will be posted online and in Annual Conference materials.