Bishop Ward encourages churches to lift up the ministries of UMCOR on UMCOR Sunday, March 26 (or another Sunday that works best) and receive an offering in gratitude for the assistance the North Carolina Conference has received from UMCOR.
This is a reminder to register your attendance at the Inclusive Conversations event sponsored by the Conference Board of Church and Society on April 6, 6:30 – 8:30 pm at Wake Forest UMC. We need a head count for a food order.
This year only lay members and retirees will receive an AC registration packet in the mail. Active clergy will not receive a packet in the mail for 2017. The mailing to be sent April 1 will consist of the items on the AC Registration Packet page. Please visit this page to access important Annual Conference information.
As the 2017 Annual Conference approaches, the conference Worship Team is working to support local churches for worship on Sunday, June 18. Many lay and clergy leaders will be in Greenville that Sunday and the Worship Team is wondering what your needs are for worship. Below is a short survey to help identify those needs. Please… Continue Reading→
April 10-16 and May 6 & 7, 13 & 14, 20 & 21, 27 & 28 are designated as NC Conference United Methodist Family Fun Days at Kings Dominion. Tickets are available for United Methodists at the significantly discounted cost of $37.00 per person ages 3 and up for those designated dates. Designated dates for… Continue Reading→
Save the Date for a Day of Discovery Come to a Day of Discovery hosted by the office of New Faith Communities. Please join The Rev. Greg Moore and The Rev. Dr. Marty Cauley as they lead a discussion about our four methods of planting and renewing in North Carolina, and meet other planters who are answering… Continue Reading→
Many of you have seen the news about massive flooding and mudslides in Peru, which has taken 72 lives and caused 70,000 people to lose their homes. Many hospitals and businesses have been affected as well. Livestock have been lost and roads and bridges have been washed out. Rev. Rosanna Panizo-Valladares, a North Carolina Conference clergy… Continue Reading→
Annual conferences across the connection are holding events and programs to contemplate and pray for the Commission on a Way Forward. The North Carolina Conference recently conducted 51 facilitated conversations called Circles of Abundant Grace. Over 700 United Methodists, clergy and laity, joined together across North Carolina to discuss unity and God’s way forward for the Church. UMCOM,… Continue Reading→
Date/Place: November 10-12, Crown Coliseum, Fayetteville NC; Theme: A Place at the Table; Guest Speakers: Rachel Held Evans and Sarah Heath. Early Bird Group Registrations begin on September 1. Don’t Forget! Pilgrimage House Band Leader Application We are grateful for Adam Seate’s Houseband leadership and are selecting a replacement for his position since his announcement… Continue Reading→
We are excited to not only remind you of the 2017 Youth Events, we have also set the dates for our 2018 Youth Events. Please mark your calendars for the following: 2017 Youth Events ACS: July 24-29, 2017 Appalachian Trail Hike: July 10-15, 2017 Breakaway: June 26-July 1, 2017 CYC Retreat: August 11-13, 2017 Global… Continue Reading→