Bishop Ward is joined by members of the conference Asian Ministry team – Sang-Seon Park, Kong Namkung, and Edgar De Jesus – to extend an invitation to pilgrimage.
The 2020 apportionment calculation reports, along with related statistical tables from 2018, will be delivered via email today, Wednesday, July 17, 2019. Senior pastors – please check your conference email account and share this information with any others who may need it within your church. If you have not received a copy of your report… Continue Reading→
July 17, 2019 For Immediate Release CHICAGO – The bishops of The United Methodist Church will seek to strengthen annual conferences in 2019 through the ministries of sending and missional strategy, Bishop Kenneth Carter, president of the Council of Bishops, has said. In a statement released at the end of the Executive Committee meeting outside… Continue Reading→
We hope you have on your calendars the Southeastern Jurisdiction Clergywomen’s Gathering in Jacksonville, FL, November 18-21, 2019! To help alleviate a portion of the cost, the NCC COSROW (Commission on the Status and Role of Women) has ten scholarships available for $150 each to clergywomen who apply on a first come first served basis. If… Continue Reading→
The Center for Leadership Excellence and the Commission on the Status and Role of Women in the NC Conference have teamed up to send monthly emails of encouragement to women in ministry. Here is the email sent in July. If you would like to be added to the list to receive these emails, sign up… Continue Reading→
Sandy Nash began volunteering for the Disaster Call Center after Hurricane Matthew hit North Carolina in 2016. Since the age of 12, she has volunteered for the Red Cross, Leukemia Society, and local food banks. Now, Sandy’s generous heart has touched the lives of disaster survivors who have reached out for assistance with NCC Disaster… Continue Reading→
Greetings in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ! I just moved to my new appointment on June 25. Just one week later, my charge completed 100 cleaning buckets. They have been doing this type of project frequently, so I want to give a shout out to my new congregants! For the last several work… Continue Reading→
Do you sense God calling you to engage in an ongoing formal ministry at your local church or beyond in your community? OR, are you a Certified Lay Servant or Certified Lay Speaker whose occasional opportunities to speak or serve have brought forth a call to make a full-time commitment as a layperson? If so,… Continue Reading→
July 8, 2019 Grace and peace to you in the name of Christ Jesus. On behalf of the United Methodist Immigration Task Force we share with you a deep concern for migrants. You have seen the deplorable conditions under which migrant children and families are being detained in the US right now. We cannot be… Continue Reading→
The Insurance and Pension newsletters for July are now available. Please follow the links to read important updates.