As the 2019 General Conference convenes next week, Bishop Ward is asking us to pray for a strong and faithful outcome to the deliberations and for us to love each other well.
North Carolina Conference UMW will be holding a Racial Justice Event focusing on Challenging the school to prison pipeline. It will be held on March 16, 2019 at Gardners UMC, 4555 Rosehill Rd., Fayetteville, NC 28311. Come hear legendary civil rights advocate, and United Methodist Deaconess, Clara Ester! Registration is optional but please help us… Continue Reading→
Trinity United Methodist Church in Durham is now well into its third year of partnership with Eastway Elementary School, a high-poverty school just a few blocks from Trinity. In the fall of 2016 and based on input from the school’s leadership, we decided to provide non-perishable food boxes at Thanksgiving and then in December, new warm… Continue Reading→
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Advance Daily Christian Advocate is available online in English, French, Kiswahili and Portuguese. The publication contains the agenda, rules, delegate listings, petitions, information for delegates and codes of conduct for the 2019 General Conference. Online versions are free and bound printed volumes can be purchased from Cokesbury. Download online versionsBuy a… Continue Reading→
North Carolina Conference Disaster Ministries teams are moving into the rebuilding stage for Carteret and Craven County residents, including Ruthie May Pinckney. Thanks to WCTI 12 for this story.
I invite you to join me in a Bishop’s Forum on Support for Immigrants and Families. As actions by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) increase, many immigrants and families in our United Methodist churches and surrounding communities are being deeply traumatized.
Council of BishopsThe United Methodist Church For Immediate ReleaseTuesday, February 12, 2019 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The bishops of The United Methodist Church are preparing to preside over the three-day Special Session of the General Conference set for Feb. 23-26 in St. Louis, Missouri. In a letter to the United Methodists released today, Council of Bishops President… Continue Reading→
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This free three-session video teaching series, featuring Rev. Junius B. Dotson and Rev. Jacob Armstrong as your instructors, aims to communicate the basic principles behind See All The People, a movement to help us understand what discipleship and evangelism mean in the 21st century. Offered by Discipleship Ministries in Nashville, TN, “See All The People” means having a discipleship system… Continue Reading→
Don’t forget to register for our webinar this Wednesday (Feb 13). It’s free! The Rev. Dr. Carolyn Helsel will share with us from her new books and help us think about how to have difficult conversations in our congregations and communities… Anxious to Talk About It: Helping White Christians Talk Faithfully About Racism with Carolyn… Continue Reading→