Bishop Hope Morgan Ward and Mike Ward participate in this podcast discussing the state of education in the state of North Carolina and how the faith community is coming together to support and encourage teachers, parents, and students.
Holly Springs resident Jean Kinyon is on a mission to convert plastic bags into bedrolls for the homeless folks and homeless veterans. The group meets twice a month at Holly Springs UMC and everyone is welcome to join in the fun and fellowship. Jean explains how to prepare the grocery bags and actually make… Continue Reading→
On Oct. 19, Assistant Professor of Christian Theology Edgardo Colón-Emeric is scheduled to have an audience with Pope Francis as part of a delegation from the Methodist-Catholic Dialogue. The Methodist delegation will present the pope with a Spanish translation Colón-Emeric was asked to create of the dialogue’s latest bilateral statement. Colón-Emeric is an elder in… Continue Reading→
Beginning Oct. 1, West Nash UMC in Wilson will be offering a Sunday School class for special needs children ages 4-12 so they will be welcomed and have a spiritually-enriching and safe space to learn about God. Activities planned will be adapted for each child’s needs. Resources for Welcoming Children with Special Needs: Welcoming Children with Special… Continue Reading→
The people of West Robeson United Methodist Church know how it feels to lose everything in a hurricane. Eleven months ago, they experienced the ravages of Hurricane Matthew. So when they saw and heard about the persons from Florida trekking up I-95 to escape Hurricane Irma, they sprang into action. Channel 15 (Myrtle Beach) Channel… Continue Reading→
The revitalizatition of Rhems UMC through the influx of refugees, plays a prominent role in the story shared in the movie, All Saints, starring John Corbett. Heather Hahn tells the story for United Methodist News Service.
Miranda Braswell, 10, (Shiloh UMC, Gaston,) describes the moment she found out she was going to be able to help hundreds of others in need for her birthday.
He was an angry man with a big mouth but in prison, he found a different path, thanks to Disciple Bible Outreach Ministries. An interview with Otis Hardy. Sunday, August 27 is the Disciple Bible Outreach Ministries Special Offering Sunday. Please share Otis’ story with your congregation to see the outstanding, life-transforming, kingdom-building ministry of… Continue Reading→
Lake Junaluska will be featured on UNC-TV’s program “North Carolina Weekend” on Thursday, August 17 at 9 p.m., and again on Friday, August 18 at 7:30 p.m. North Carolina Weekend is a program that showcases the best things to see and do across North Carolina, including historic sites, festivals, music, restaurants and places to stay.