It didn’t happen! The year 2020 was supposed to be the year in which a schism would take place in the United Methodist Church. Well, it would seem that Covid-19 came along and not only disrupted the World but even the United Methodist Church. So, the probable schism has been rescheduled until 2021. Schisms… Continue Reading→
“Formed in the Brush Arbor: Practices for an Anti-Racist Gospel” Virtual Retreat – February 12 – 13, 2021 While much of institutional Christianity has tacitly supported white supremacy in America, the faith of the Black-led freedom movement offers concrete practices for an anti-racist gospel. From the brush arbors on the edges of plantations to the churches… Continue Reading→
Dr. Ashley Boggan Dreff, cradle United Methodist, professor and author of Entangled: A History of American Methodism, Politics, and Sexuality and #Nevertheless: American Methodists and Women’s Rights, has been elected as General Secretary of the General Commission on Archives and History (GCAH). Her nomination from the search committee was voted and approved at a special… Continue Reading→
The Fall Archives and History Meeting which was originally scheduled for October of 2020, will not be meeting in person, instead we will have a zoom meeting on October 10th at 10:00 am to elect officers for 2021. You can join us through this zoom link. Also you can find the September issue of the… Continue Reading→
It’s not too late to register for youth 2020 Virtual ACS, we have extended the registration period and we have decided to invite our rising 9th graders to join us at ACS 2020! Deadline NOW is midnight July 8th please don’t miss the opportunity to be part of this event. The cost is $25.00 and… Continue Reading→
Registration deadline for youth 2020 Virtual ACS is July 3rd, please don’t miss the opportunity to be part of this event. The cost is $25.00 and this will include a t-shirt and allow those registered to participate in small group activities. Please go to https://nccumc.org/youth/events/register/ to register.
Attention Recently Completed 6th-11th Graders! If you are interested in serving on the Conference Youth Committee (CYC), you must fill out the application that can be found here: 2020-2021 NCCUMC CYC Application If you are interested in serving on the Conference Council on Youth Ministries (CCYM), please contact your District Youth Coordinator (DYC) and let… Continue Reading→
Registration deadline for youth 2020 Virtual Breakaway is June 15th, please don’t miss the opportunity to be part of this event. The cost is $25.00 and this will include a t-shirt and allow those registered to participate in small group activities. Please go to https://nccumc.org/youth/events/register/ to register.
The North Carolina Conference Archives has recently received two nice gifts. The largest gift ever received came from the estate of the late Rev. L. Franklin (Frank) Grill; former historian and Archivist of the North Carolina Conference. This gift consisted of most of his library and all of his personal and research papers on various… Continue Reading→