These resources were the most popular among Media Center borrowers during 2016. As usual, prolific United Methodist pastor Adam Hamilton dominates the list. Dr. Mickey Efird’s study on the book of Revelation is also a perennial favorite. Rev. James A. Harnish’s new study on John Wesley’s rules for money is a welcome addition to the… Continue Reading→
The Archives & History Committee has posted a 2016 PDF presentation on Historic Churches in the NC Conference.
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The Southeastern Jurisdictional Historical Society of The United Methodist Church will be meeting Tuesday, July 19th through Friday, July 22nd, 2016 at Centenary United Methodist Church, 309 New Street, New Bern, NC 28560. The theme of the meeting is “Early Methodist Influences in North Carolina.” The meeting is open to anyone interested in Methodist history…. Continue Reading→
North Carolina Wesleyan College has received a grant of $600,000 to establish the North Carolina Wesleyan College Youth Theology Institute. It is part of Lilly Endowment Inc.’s High School Youth Theology Institutes initiative, which seeks to encourage young people to explore theological traditions, ask questions about the moral dimensions of contemporary issues and examine how… Continue Reading→
Fusion: The Future of Worship in the UMC, scheduled for Feb. 4-6 in Raleigh, N.C., will bring together practitioners from vital congregations and recognized expert professors to delve into current worlds of worship resources and leadership in the areas of music, worship planning and design, preaching and sacraments.
The annual meeting of the SEJ of the United Methodist Historical Society met on the Campus of Florida Southern College in Lakeland, Florida from July 10 through the 13. This campus is the home of the largest collection of buildings designed by the famous architect, Frank Lloyd Wright, and all participants enjoyed a tour of the structures and… Continue Reading→
This week is National Library Week. In the spirit of new NC Conference publications such as Seeds, we would like to share a story with you this week about the use of the Media Center by Amie Stewart of Sunrise UMC in Holly Springs: “The Media Center is an invaluable resource for both our children’s… Continue Reading→
Episode 3 of EDGTV is now uploaded to YouTube. This episode explores what it means to be human with a unique group of storytellers and new friends from the Terrorbytes and NC First. Watch Episode 3 at EDGTV 3.