Wednesday night’s Mission Celebration will commemorate Methodism’s bicentennial of mission, recognizing the 200th anniversary of Methodists engaged in mission. It is exciting that the year 2019 will also recognize the 150th anniversary of the Woman’s Foreign Missionary Society, the forerunner to today’s United Methodist Women. We will enjoy The African American Dance Ensemble from Durham,… Continue Reading→
At Annual Conference 2019, we will be voting on a total of twenty-one (21) clergy and twenty-one (21) laity delegates to represent the Conference at the 2020 General and Jurisdictional Conferences. The voting method will be specified by the Bishop and will be done by voice, raising hands, standing, in writing or by a handheld… Continue Reading→
Online meetings were held with Ministers Transition Fund participants to review plan changes being recommended by the Conference Board of Pension on May 29 and June 3. Each recommendation, as provided in the Board of Pension report in the Conference Workbook, was reviewed, and questions from plan participants were answered. A recording of the June… Continue Reading→
Christine Dodson, Conference Treasurer, gives a brief overview of the financial items to be presented at Annual Conference. Resources: Download a PDF of the slides used in this video. Watch the Ministers Transition Fund Zoom Call from 6/3/19. View the Frequently Asked Questions document (PDF). Other items about this year’s Annual Conference, including the Agenda,… Continue Reading→
Harriett Jane Olson, the chief executive officer of the United Methodist Women’s national administrative and policymaking arm, is joining us this year. Ms. Olson will be speaking during the Celebration of United Methodist Mission on Wednesday evening and the Celebration of Laity Ministries on Friday afternoon. She will also lead a Breakout Session entitled “Women… Continue Reading→
This year at Annual Conference, we have ten Breakout Sessions centered around our quadrennial theme “Generosity in All Seasons.” To know more about these opportunities visit the Breakout Sessions page or download the app. Make sure to register your attendance by May 20.
Bishop Leonard Fairley, the episcopal leader of the Kentucky and Red Bird Missionary Conferences, joins us this year at Annual Conference. A familiar face around the NC Conference, he will be teaching during the Friday morning Bible Study and involved in the Ordering of Ministry. Learn more about Bishop Fairley. Important Information & Deadlines Display… Continue Reading→
Join us June 12-15 at the Greenville Convention Center for Annual Conference 2019. Over the next six weeks, you will see short videos highlighting the speakers and information for persons attending AC 2019. Other items about this year’s Annual Conference can be found on the AC 2019 page. Download the AC 2019 app to have… Continue Reading→