Dear United Methodist friends, Grace and peace to you during this time of senseless tragedy in our neighboring state of South Carolina. Let us pray continually for the love of God to flow in our world overcoming every evil and healing every loss and hurt in Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church. Lord God of… Continue Reading→
The Lord is risen! He is risen indeed!
Bishop Ward expresses gratitude for the gifts each church shares through apportionments. Your generosity supports more than 91% of the 2015 mission and ministry of the NCCUMC.
Bishop Ward and Cory Oliver, chairperson of the Fellowship of Local Pastors and Associate Members, will host a web conversation with local pastors and associate members on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015 from 12 noon – 1 pm. Feel free to ask questions and leave comments using the comment form below. Begin asking questions now or… Continue Reading→
Fourth Sunday of Advent, Bishop Ward reflects on Christ’s birth and the peace that can come on earth
Bishop Ward shares The Commission on Evangelism’s invitation to a 10 day prayer vigil in this video.
See Bishop Ward’s message at the Affordable Care Act press conference held Tuesday, December 16, 2013.
Bishop Rosemarie Wenner, President of the Council of Bishops, shared a letter to all United Methodists which follows the Council of Bishops’ first meeting of the quadrennium last week. Read the letter from Bishop Wenner below. Dear Colleagues in God’s Work, On behalf of the Council of Bishops of The United Methodist Church, I send… Continue Reading→
A worship service celebrating the assignment of Bishop Hope Morgan Ward as resident bishop of the North Carolina Conference will be held Sunday, Sept. 30, at Edenton Street UMC in Raleigh, beginning at 4pm. With the assignment by the Southeastern Jurisdictional Conference in late July, Bishop Ward is returning to her home conference. She was… Continue Reading→